Understanding health care funding in BC

Understanding health care funding in BC

Ever wonder where our funding for health care comes from and how budgets are determine? The presentation provided by the Auditor General’s office is a fantastic overview.

http://www.bcauditor.com/files/publications/2013/special/report/Health%20Funding%20Explained%20information%20piece.pdf

Teaser slide:

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Of note, Fraser Health has the lowest per capita spending compared to all the other health authorities.  Per Capita Spending at FHA

 

For reference, the total population served in each health authority:

. VIHA 760,000 people

Š . FHA 1.77 million people

Š . VCHA 1 million people

Š . IHA 740,000 people

Š . NHA 280,000 people