Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Canadian Doctors for Medicare

August 24, 2010 09:31 ET

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

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 24, 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 Availability, release of CDM's briefing note on health care sustainability
Location: Outside Strategy Room 7 (5th floor), Sheraton on the Falls - Niagara Falls *please note location change
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)