Premier and United Conservative Celebration Chief Danielle Smith has introduced a public well being assure for her political get together, April 11, 2023. (Picture: United Conservative Celebration)
Apr 11, 2023 | 11:34 AM
SHERWOOD PARK, AB – The chief of the United Conservative Celebration (UCP) has made a dedication to Albertans to guard the publicly-funded well being care system.
Premier Danielle Smith stated a UCP authorities will stay dedicated to making sure that Albertans have entry to world-class healthcare, the place and once they want it, by way of a publicly-funded system.
Smith stated in an announcement, “Underneath a re-elected UCP authorities, no Albertan will ever should pay for a physician out of pocket.”
“I wish to be clear: beneath the UCP’s Public Well being Care Assure, we’re committing to all Albertans that not at all will any Albertan ever should pay out-of-pocket to see their household physician or to get the medical remedy they want,” stated Smith. “And it implies that a UCP authorities, beneath my management, is not going to de-list any medical providers or prescriptions now lined by Alberta Well being Insurance coverage. No exceptions. You’ll solely ever want your Alberta well being card.”