Canadian Health Coalition

Dr. Brian Day’s Unlawful Billing Practices

NEW: For-Profit Clinic Lawsuit May Transform Health Care, The Tyee, April 17, 2014


Clinics face legal troubles for charging for health care
Vancouver Province & Victoria Times Colonist, July 19, 2012

Vancouver clinics ordered to stop extra billing
CBC News, July 18, 2012

Download the Government Audit


B.C. court rules Vancouver private for-profit health clinics can be audited  Canadian Press / Nov. 18, 2009

Supreme Court Showdown for Private Clinics  The Tyee / Sept. 7, 2009

BC, private clinics do battle  Vancouver Province / March 10, 2009

Province files health countersuit  Vancouver Sun / March 11, 2009

Private clinics lawsuit an opportunity for BC Government to finally take action  BC Health Coalition / March 13, 2009

See the Court Documents:  Writ of Summons  /  Statement of Defence

Affidavit from the Chair of the Medical Services Commission (July 23, 2009)

More Legal Documents


Brain DayCanadian doctor stars in U.S. TV ads attacking
Canada’s health care system

REALITY CHECK ON SHONA HOLMES, Ottawa Citizen, Jul 12, 2009

U.S. health care lies about Canada  May 12, 2009

Health care faces U.S. attack ads  May 12, 2009

Canadians star in U.S. ads attacking health care  May 8, 2009

Canadian MD stars in U.S. ads touting private health care  May 8, 2009

Open Letter to U.S. President Barack Obama

Download the Open Letter  May 7, 2009
Brain Day
Media Release  May 7, 2009
Communiqué de presse  7 Mai 2009


Day admits queue-jumping

“I jumped the queue”: Dr. Day National Post, Dec. 4, 2007
CMA head admits he used connections to jump queue Globe and Mail, Dec. 5, 2007
Government must stop this medical queue-jumping Vancouver Province, Dec. 5, 2007
Doctor was selfish Ottawa Citizen, Dec. 5, 2007
Day was wrong to jump queue National Post, Dec. 7, 2007


Fact Check on Brian Day

Response to Zoltan Nagy, President, Canadian Independent Medical Clinics Association (CIMCA)*
Regarding the Canadian Health Coalition Fact Check on Brian Day
(*Note: Brain Day, MD, is past-President of the CIMCA, 2005-2006)

Dr. Day’s Doublespeak TheTyee.ca, July 19, 2007

Fact Check on Dr. Brian Day Canadian Health Coalition, June 2007


More …

Dr. Day’s deceptive language Winnipeg Free Press, June 9, 2008
CMA moves toward private health care Medical Reform Group
Who is the Real SiCKO? Vue Weekly, July 2007
Canadian Medical Association tilting to private care Montreal Gazette, June 2007
Not waiting for care Peterborough Examiner, June 2007
Brian Day’s activities “shameful”: Medicare Reform Group January 2007
Canadian Medical Association shows its true colors and elects owner of a for-profit clinic to lead organization August 2006
Medicare critic turns on charm, turns up rhetoric June 2006
New England Journal of Medicine: Interview – Michael McBane & Brian Day | Listen
For-Profit health care advocate to head CMA February 2006
Brian Day and Michael McBane on CBC Newsworld February 2006
Motive for private health care is profit January 2006
Brian Day Submission to the Romanow Commission
Personal Website of Brian Day


Related:  Canadian Medical Association Archive