The federal government announced Thursday that the provinces will get the lion’s share of the $30-billion to $40-billion in health care spending.

But provinces will also have to pay for the bulk of the federal government’s share.

As a result, the provinces are set to receive $8.2-billion less per year than they would under the federal plan.

The provinces also face some of the biggest financial challenges in setting up treatment programs.

As well, the federal Liberal government’s plan includes a provision for a national insurance scheme, which would give provinces and territories the option to buy into the plan, and to contribute a similar share of their health-care spending.

The federal plan has been criticized for the possibility of creating a national health insurance system, or NISA, but experts say it is far from certain that such a scheme would work.

The Liberal plan has also been criticized by the provinces for creating a new system for health care delivery that will be difficult to manage and is likely to leave some provinces with little financial incentive to establish a system that works.

The Liberals say that while they have a plan that will ensure Canadians can access the health- care system they need, they have made some tweaks to their plan to better address the problems they say have been plaguing the health system in recent years.

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