Annual medical checkups for healthy Quebecers over the age of five are being scrapped under new medical fee guidelines being implemented by Quebec's government starting in June.
And...it looks like they're doing it in the interest of "fairness..."
"Those who need visits, those who need access, they don't have access because those appointments are taken by those who do not need them," Barrette said.
Barrette is a bureaucrat.
Family doctors won't be able to fit the full scope of exams formerly conducted in an annual checkup into a shorter follow-up appointment, she said.
This is a doctor.
This article is health care on socialism.