TITLE

Czech Republic fears EU membership will lure doctors

AUTHOR(S)
Spritzer, Dinah A.
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/3/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 3, p224
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on concerns about a possible shift in the physician workforce in the Czech Republic caused by the addition of some former Soviet bloc countries to the European Union in May 2004. Average income of physicians in the country; Action taken by Health Minister Jozef Kubinyi to suppress fears of both a doctor shortage and an influx of patients; Reputation of insurance companies in the Czech Republic.
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13924693

 

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