Yael Sprikut, Author at CARP

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CARP demands governments fix health care now

February 26, 2020

Canada overspends and underperforms compared to other OECD countries with comparable health care systems. This year, ...

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Livestream: CARP AGM + launch of Fix Health Care Now campaign

February 26, 2020

Join the excitement as CARP hosts its AGM and kicks off a year of action in 2020 On Feb 27th at 10:00 am, CARP kicks ...

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My Aunt was left in a hospital room with a dead body for 24 hours. None of the staff even told her.

February 24, 2020

- M.L, ON ...

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Survey Results: CARP Members speak out on health care

February 24, 2020

We recently polled our members to get their opinions on the current state of health care in Canada. Here are some the ...

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The wait time for cataract surgery is 112 days

February 24, 2020

In Denmark, it's only 40 days. Why do we accept worse care than other countries that spend less on the system? ...

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Only 43% of patients see their GP in 48 hours

February 24, 2020

In Scotland, 93% of patients do. Why do we accept worse care than other countries that spend less on the system? ...

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30% of patients wait 4 hours or more to be treated in the emergency department

February 24, 2020

Compared to 3% in Germany and 1% in France. Why do we accept worse care than other countries that spend less on the ...

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18% of patients wait 4 months or more for elective surgery

February 24, 2020

Compared to 4% in the Netherlands and 0% in Germany. Why do we accept worse care than other countries that spend less ...

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Canada ranks 25th (out of 26) for the number of hospital beds (2.1 per 1,000 people)

February 24, 2020

One more reason government needs to #FixHealthCareNow ...

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In 2017, Canadians made +217,500 trips to other countries for better health care

February 24, 2020

One more reason government needs to #FixHealthCareNow ...