Canada needs national palliative care plan, CMA urges
The Canadian Medical Association is calling for the creation of a national palliative-care strategy to ensure people across the country have access to a high-quality, dignified end-of-life experience.
The CMA is also warning that strong safeguards must be put in place if physician-assisted dying is legalized in Canada. Last week, Quebec became the first province to allow physician-assisted death
Carly Weeks Reports
Dianne Doyle, President & CEO, and Geoff Plant, Chair, PHC Board of Directors