Information sur le ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux

Health and Social Services System in Brief


The health and social services system as we know it was created in 1971 following the adoption of the Act respecting health services and social services (chapter S-4.2) by the National Assembly of Québec.

Québec’s system is a public system, with the State acting as the main insurer and administrator.

Last update: December 21, 2015

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