Waiting Your Turn: Wait Times for Health Care in Canada, 2019 Report

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from Fraser Institute,

The average wait time from getting a referral to receiving treatment rose to 20.9 weeks.

Waiting for treatment has become a defining characteristic of Canadian health care. In order to document the queues for visits to specialists and for diagnostic and surgical procedures in the country, the Fraser Institute has—for over two decades—surveyed specialist physicians across 12 specialties and 10 provinces.

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