The Star: Hemophilia Ontario opposed to paid plasma clinics

Posted on: August 9th, 2016 by webmaster

If Ontario does allow the for-profit model, McCarthy worries it will open the floodgates for similar clinics in other provinces.

“There’s almost a point of no return if we introduce this type of model into Ontario,” says McCarthy. “It will create huge pressures for other provinces to feel compelled to have to join in because Ontario, which pays for half the blood system, is participating in it.”

Read the full article on The Star web site.