4 crucial health-care lessons Canada needs to learn from COVID-19

Ultimately, ensuring we are able to cope with surges such as COVID-19 needs to be balanced with a targeted annual approach to health care investment that optimizes system dynamics and reduces wait times. As patients see needed medical procedures delayed or cancelled by hospitals right now, it means even more lost productivity reverberating through the economy, and for a full economic recovery post COVID-19 we will need a workforce at maximum capacity.