Private interests have spent decades moving into areas of health care that fall outside the Canada Health Act, such as long-term care.
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“It will require investment to make our public system more robust and resilient in the face of privatization.”
“How are you going to ensure in the future that you don't forget us again? Because we're not out of the woods.”