The Canadian Press

2000-03-02 | Alberta-Private-Health

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Alberta's Conservative government introduced legislation that threw into question the future of medicare. The bill would allow private surgical clinics to perform a broad range of procedures performed in public hospitals. Premier Ralph Klein called it ground-breaking legislation.

Date: 2000-03-02
Placeline: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << here now but our population is growing and getting older and that will lead to more demands on our health system we know that simply putting more money into the health system is not the answer right now one out of every three dollars the Alberta government spends on programs goes to public health care everyone agrees that we need to look for new and better ways of doing things >>

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