Help us ensure Budget 2024 prioritizes family and rural medicine for a better, healthier Alberta.
The Facts Behind Our Healthcare Crisis:
The reality for healthcare in Alberta is concerning. The availability of the essential services family doctors provide is in jeopardy. There is an urgent need to invest in these vital clinics and ensure continued access to healthcare for Albertans.
There is a looming crisis in our healthcare system. With a third of the province's primary care physicians considering stepping away from their practices sooner than expected, Alberta faces the potential for a significant gap in patient care and access to medical services.
Family doctor practices are hanging on by a thread. In Alberta, a striking 90% of family doctors are worried about the financial health of their practices. There is a critical challenge in our province's healthcare system and risks to the accessibility and quality of primary care for Albertans.
There is a real threat to healthcare accessibility, leading to longer wait times and reduced access for patients. It's a clear sign that steps need to be taken to support family doctors and primary care, ensuring that Albertans continue to receive the timely and effective healthcare they rely on.