Annual report of the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board tabled in House of Commons.
Slow uptake attributed to the fact that tests are new, not standardized and unregulated.
Most recent effort draws on 2022 Statistics Canada community health surveys.
Patients pay $290 on average each month out-of-pocket following diagnosis.
New statistical tables published from the Canadian Cancer Registry.
Reinsurer examines eight tests in development and examines the implications for insurers.
The quest for immediacy will speed up changes in life and health insurance this year.