Health, Society

Online health care offered by insurance is controversial

Sun Life Assurance Company is offering packages which would give clients access to the services of medical professionals through live video, telephone or text, but medical services offered by private clinics for a fee are controversial. The insurance company is» 

Health, Internet, Science and Technology, Politics, Society

Update: legal challenge to Canada’s public health care

One of the most serious legal challenges to Canada’s public health care system is wrapping up its first session in the British Columbia Supreme Court. Dr Brian Day who operates his own surgical centre, the Cambie Surgery Centre in Vancouver,» 

Health, Politics, Society

Major case: Canada’s public health care system on trial

Dr. Brian Day, Medical Director of the Cambie Surgery Centre, is challenging B.C.’s ban on the purchase of private insurance for medically necessary services already covered by the public system. © Darryl Dyck/The Canadian Press) It is a lawsuit that has»