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Federal

Canada's publicly funded health care system is dynamic--reforms have been made over the past four decades and will continue in response to changes within medicine and throughout society. The basics, however, remain the same--universal coverage for medically necessary health care services provided on the basis of need, rather than the ability to pay.

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2021
Date Published: May 18, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Health Care System, publicly funded, universal coverage, medically necessary services, basis of need, the ability to pay
Federal

Health Canada regulates legislation on a variety of topics that aim to protect the health of Canadians. The department's guidelines, which are based on extensive scientific research, often form the basis for new policies. Our department carefully observes the five principles of the Canada Health Act which are the cornerstone of the Canadian health care system.

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2021
Date Published: May 18, 2017
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Health care system, legislation and guidelines, Canada Health Act, CHA, five principles of CHA
Federal

The Health Care Policy Contribution Program (HCPCP) provides time-limited funding for projects that improve the accessibility, quality, sustainability and accountability of Canada's health care system.

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Health-care policy contribution program, HCPCP, time-limited funding, improve accessibility, quality, sustainability, accountability of health care system
Federal

High-quality, effective primary health care services have profound implications for the entire health care system.

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  health care system, primary health care, Primary Health Transition Fund, PHCTF, summary of initiatives
Federal

Policies related to Health Care Eligibility.

Last Updated: Feb. 24, 2022
Date Published: May 18, 2012
Organization: Veterans Affairs Canada
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Keywords:  Veterans Affairs Canada, VAC, Veterans, Policies, Health Care Eligibility
Federal

Learn about Canada's health care system, including Medicare, funding, accessing health care services and delivery.

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  Canada's health care system, medicare, funding, accessing health-care services, health-care services delivery
Federal

Health care practitioners should consult their provincial or territorial health care licensing authority's guidelines and policies before authorizing the use of cannabis for medical purposes.

Last Updated: Mar. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jul. 24, 2020
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  cannabis, cannabis Act, accessing cannabis, health care practitioners, medical use of cannabis, authorizing the use of cannabis, a licensed producer
Federal

Scientific and technological advances are accelerating the pace of change in health care. This is leading to the development of a range of innovative health products that are: personalised, developed at point of care, and manufactured, distributed and used in ways that differ significantly from traditional health products.

Last Updated: Jun. 7, 2022
Date Published: Feb. 24, 2022
Organization: Health Canada
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Keywords:  regulatory-innovation for health-products, advanced therapeutic products, clinical-trials, regulatory innovation, modernizing clinical-trial regulations
Federal

Primary health care refers to an approach to health and a spectrum of services beyond the traditional health care system. It includes all services that play a part in health, such as income, housing, education, and environment.

Last Updated: Nov. 1, 2021
Date Published: Oct. 23, 2016
Organization: Health Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  primary health care, traditional health care system, income, housing, education, environment
Federal

Policies related to Long Term Care.

Last Updated: Feb. 24, 2022
Date Published: May 18, 2012
Organization: Veterans Affairs Canada
Formats: HTML
Keywords:  Veterans Affairs Canada, VAC, Veterans, Policies, Long Term Care
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