The Canadian Press

2004-09-15 | First Ministers

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The first ministers signed a 10-year health care agreement with the federal government on September 15th. The deal included an extra 18 billion dollars for medicare over six years. At a late night news conference, Prime Minister Martin said the deal would kick-start a reduction in waiting times. (The deal was signed by Martin and the other first ministers after a day of marathon negotiations.)

Date: 2004-09-15
Placeline: OTTAWA, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it will improve access the healthcare Professionals of the Canadians can see a doctor when they need to where they need to it will result in the expansion of Home Care Services across the country better pharmaceutical coverage and management and above all else real accountability to Canadians >>