Neoliberalism and Privatization


  1. How will the accessibility to mental health services differ for both of your patients based on the current Canadian healthcare system?
    1. What are the implications of having private coverage for mental health services on accessibility?
    2. What systemic issues are showcased within these two patient scenarios?
  2. What barriers do you think you need to consider that are unique to Francis?
  3. What other issues may Kimmy’s family be facing related to this pandemic that is not reflected within her story?
  4. Are there any benefits that you can identify from having a 2 tier-healthcare system? What services should be privatized and what services should be publicly funded?


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