Sources: WSJ, U.S. Senate
quote: stop lying. The truth is that most European nations have LESS of a waiting time for doctors and specialists than the United States.
quote: Using Canada as an example, an estimated 782,936 Canadians spent time on medical waiting lists in 2005, waiting an average of 9.4 weeks. Canada has set waiting-time benchmarks, e. g. 26 weeks for a hip replacement and 16 weeks for cataract surgery, for non-urgent medical procedures.