Pols 403 Self-test Quiz: Final Exam Romanow Report

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Pols 403 Self-test Quiz: Final Exam Romanow Report

The questions on this quiz are based on the Romanow Report from after the midterm to the final exam.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Romanow wrote that, “The debate [over wait lists] has become clouded by contradictory evidence and conflicting claims.” According to him, this is because:
    • A. 

      Canada has a federal system of government

    • B. 

      The division of powers equally splits health care into federal and provincial jurisdiction

    • C. 

      Wait lists are managed with reference to the practices of other countries

    • D. 

      There are too many pluralist demands to government

    • E. 

      Care guarantees are not working at all

  • 2. 
    Which of the following summaries would best fit the Romanow Report?
    • A. 

      Future Canadian public health care sustainability will not be ensured with better management

    • B. 

      Long term and regular increased federal funding to the provinces is required to ensure sustainability

    • C. 

      Free market solutions to health care funding problems should be further explored

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is not a recommendation from the Romanow Report?
    • A. 

      Integrate prescription drugs into the health care system

    • B. 

      Care guarantees

    • C. 

      Modernize the Canada Health Act

    • D. 

      Add the principle of ‘accountability’ to the Canada Health Act

    • E. 

      All of the above are Romanow Report recommendations

  • 4. 
    Romanow’s call for a national Health Council of Canada is an example of:
    • A. 

      Reform liberalism

    • B. 

      The constitutional division of powers

    • C. 

      Executive federalism

    • D. 

      Technocracy

    • E. 

      Factions

  • 5. 
    Which of the following is not a recommendation from the Romanow Report?
    • A. 

      A Health Council of Canada

    • B. 

      Medical savings accounts

    • C. 

      Catastrophic drug funding

    • D. 

      Electronic health records

    • E. 

      All of the above are recommendations from the Romanow Report

  • 6. 
    Romanow’s suggestions to reduce waiting times and waiting lists do not include:
    • A. 

      More effective administration

    • B. 

      Schedule guarantees

    • C. 

      Prohibiting private clinics from perform medically insured services

    • D. 

      More funding

    • E. 

      All of the above are suggestions from the Romanow Report when it comes to waiting

  • 7. 
    Romanow calls for adding a sixth principle, accountability, to the Canada Health Act. To do this,
    • A. 

      The federal government would be required to amend the Canada Health Act

    • B. 

      The provincial governments would be required to amend the Canada Health Act

    • C. 

      Canada’s Constitution would have to be amended

    • D. 

      Provincial and territorial governments would have to agree

    • E. 

      Seven out of ten provinces representing half of Canada's population would have to approve any such change

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