CANADA NEEDS A
UNIVERSAL PHAMACARE SYSTEM
- Did you know that Canada is the only industrialized country with universal Medicare that does not provide universal coverage for prescription medications?
- According to Canada’s federal parliamentary budget officer, establishing a universal program for prescription medications would amount to about $4.2 billion in savings annually in Canada.
- It’s time we strengthen and improve Canada’s Medicare system (and save money) by establishing a national Pharmacare system.