Travelling abroad for medical care

CAPCO Health Group

Large numbers of Canadians continue to venture abroad to seek medical care, according to a new study released by the Fraser Institute, a Canadian public policy think-tank.

The study, Leaving Canada for Medical Care, 2015, estimates 52,513 Canadians left the country to receive non-emergency medical treatment in 2014, an increase of 26 per cent compared to the previous year.

An alternative view of the study was offered on CTV NEWS channel.

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