"This is where it's happening": Alberta becomes a medical magnet

Gregoire, Lisa
November 2003
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/11/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 10, p1064
Academic Journal
Offers a look at the factors that influenced the increase in the number of physicians in Alberta as of November 2003. Perception of physicians on alternative funding plans, which allows physicians to negotiate contracts outside the fee-for-service model; Relocation of Doctor Barbara Ballermann to the country; Significance of the increase in the number of physicians to health care administration; Description of the health care practices in the country.


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