TITLE

Newfoundland angers its MDs by seeking medical help from armed forces

AUTHOR(S)
Ryan, Beth
PUB. DATE
September 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;09/22/98, Vol. 159 Issue 6, p705
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how the Newfoundland government announced it would use military doctors as a stopgap measure to solve physician shortages in rural parts of the province. Reaction of doctors; Argument that Premier Brian Tobin's government should not be looking for temporary solutions; Detail on government-capped fees for general practitioners; Comments by Dr. Louise Rogers.
ACCESSION #
1105313

 

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