Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Canadian Doctors for Medicare

August 23, 2010 17:11 ET

Canadian Doctors for Medicare: Media Advisory-Release of Health Care Sustainability Document

NIAGARA FALLS, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 23, 2010) - Proponents of for-profit private health care claim our public health care system is "unsustainable," but the facts show that these claims are driven far more by ideology than real data. Canadian Doctors for Medicare's briefing note, Health Care Sustainability, explains the issues underlying the debate about health care sustainability, and how physicians in Canada can work together to control health care costs and to improve our health care system for the benefit of all Canadians.

Date/Time: Tuesday, August 24, 2010 at 11:30 a.m.
Event: Media conference, release of CDM's briefing note on health care sustainability
Location: Rainbow Salon (10th floor), Crowne Plaza Hotel Niagara Falls – Fallsview
Speakers: Dr. Danielle Martin, Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare
  Dr. Robert Woollard, Vice-Chair, Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Canadian Doctors for Medicare (CDM) is a national, membership-based organization that believes in Canada's publicly-funded health care system. The organization's mission is to provide a voice for Canadian doctors who want to strengthen and improve Canada's universal publicly-funded health care system in a way that benefits all Canadians. 

Contact Information

  • Media Inquiries:
    Canadian Doctors for Medicare
    Sean Meagher
    Executive Director
    (416) 820-7889 (cell)