Health Care

Reduce wait times for referrals to specialists

Ontario Liberal Plan June 14, 2014
Nov 2017

Waiting time for specialist is high

Ontario News November 16, 2017

Ontario has invested $1.3 billion over three years to reduce wait times across in health care. However, the waiting time has not changed; for example a person would wait approximately months to see a rheumatologist. The other areas that requires waiting times are Cardiac (heart) surgery, Hip and knee replacements, Special procedures such as MRIs, Cataract surgery and the average is Ontario: 15.6 week.