Not us, we are Canadian…

Creator & Copyright: Pietro Naj-Oleari

Whenever the topic of allowing Canadians to purchase private insurance or pay to access hospital or Doctor services, Canadians tend to shriek in terror at the thought of American-style healthcare. What they ignore is that all of this already exist, in a limited form, in Canada. This demonstrates how American focused we are, you don’t hear people who usually hold up European societies as the peak of enlightenment terrified at the thought of European-style healthcare.

Canadians have the option to purchase private insurance to cover things like prescription drugs, glasses, and physio, things that most…

Erik Johnson

A dual-national Canadian-Brit sharing his take on Canadian & UK affairs

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store