Limited funding of Herceptin

Limited funding of Herceptin

May 12, 2011

12 May, 2011

The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care agreed to fund Herceptin for patients with breast cancer tumours of one centimetre in diameter or less. The Ombudsman suspended his investigation in May 2011, but he continues to monitor complaints and developments on the issue.

The Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care agreed to fund Herceptin for patients with breast cancer tumours of one centimetre in diameter or less. The Ombudsman suspended his investigation in May 2011, but he continues to monitor complaints and developments on the issue.


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