Canadian Community Health Survey: Rapid response on access to health care services and waiting times, 2013

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

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New summary tables on access to health care services and waiting times are now available from the rapid response component of the Canadian Community Health Survey — Annual Component.

Note to readers

The data were collected from all provinces between March and June 2013. Respondents were asked about their experiences and perceptions regarding access and waiting times for various types of health care services. Additionally, respondents were asked whether they have a regular medical doctor and where they go when sick or needing advice about health. This rapid response was sponsored by the Canadian Institute for Health Information.

Definitions, data sources and methods: survey number survey number3226.

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