New Study Shows COVID-19 Pandemic Has Seen Surgery Delays Persist in Canada


As COVID-19 drags on into its third year, a new study is painting a clearer picture of how the pandemic has strained Canada’s health-care system, delaying medical procedures and forcing a massive backlog of surgeries. Data released by the Canadian Institute of Health Information (CIHI) showed that across the country, longer wait times for different types of surgeries persisted as a result of COVID-19 restrictions.

Abstract Written By:
Laura Woodman
May 12, 2022

Get updates from Caring Support

We'll keep you updated on all new application updates and features!

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.