Canada’s health care system provides universal coverage for medically necessary health care services provided on the basis of need, rather than the ability to pay. This is a publically funded health care system known to Canadians as “medicare,” and provides access to universal, comprehensive coverage for medically necessary hospital and physician services.
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Find a doctor
Once you have medical insurance coverage, it is time to find a doctor. Find a from the BC College of Physicians and Surgeons. This College regulates medical practice in BC, and keeps lists of doctors who are accepting new patients.