National Post: Dr. Ryan Meili on the issue of wait times

October 28, 2013 Dr. Ryan Meili is quoted in the National Post in opposition to yet another Fraser Institute study on wait times. This study is based on a voluntary questionnaire, not any rigorous data collection. It only represents specialists performing elective surgeries, and doesn't include emergency care, where Canada has better performance on wait times.

While our public health care system needs to improve its record on wait times for elective surgeries, we believe decision-making should be based on evidence, not opinion.  Click below to read the article.

Canada must offer private options along with universal health-care to combat long wait times: report