Opinion

Why private health insurance coverage in Canada needs a review

Isn’t it time to use the group life-insurance conversion model for group health insurance when someone in Canada is laid off?

Health Minister Jane Philpott. Canada is one of few countries in the world with a universal health system that doesn’t include prescription drug coverage as a medically necessary benefit. The Hill Times photograph by Jake Wright

By JOHN HAVE, ROBERT L. BROWN

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 12:00 AM

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