The Naylor Report and Health Policy: Canada Needs a New Model
12 Pages Posted: 13 Jul 2016
Date Written: July 6, 2016
The federal government should recognize the limited success of past attempts to achieve healthcare reform with conditional transfers to the provinces and instead focus more on independent initiatives, according to a new C.D. Howe Institute report. In “The Naylor Report and Health Policy: Canada Needs a New Model,” authors Åke Blomqvist and Colin Busby suggest a variety of initiatives including the promotion of better information technology dissemination to providers and patients, and more systematic cost-effectiveness evaluations of new drugs and devices.
Keywords: Health Policy
JEL Classification: I18
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