Submission to Health Canada regarding 'Potential Impacts of Draft Tamper-Resistance Properties of Drugs Regulations'Release Date: 08/11/2015 Staff Reference: Stephen Frank
Re: Stakeholder Questionnaire, 'Potential Impacts of Draft Tamper-Resistance Properties of Drugs Regulations'
On behalf of the Canadian life and health insurance industry, I would like to thank you for the opportunity to provide input from the private drug plan perspective which accounts for 45% of the spending on prescription drugs in 2013.
The CLHIA is a voluntary trade association with member companies that account for 99 percent of Canada's life and health insurance business. In Canada, at the end of 2013, the life and health insurance industry provided more than 23 million Canadians with private drug plan coverage and made payments of about $10 billion on prescription drugs...