Provinces lure physicians from one another

Eggertson, Laura
January 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/31/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 3, p298
Academic Journal
This article reports that provinces and territories are continuing to compete for physicians in the absence of a national or provincially coordinated recruitment plan in Canada. Newfoundland and Labrador, Quebec and Saskatchewan lost the greatest number of physicians from 1999 to 2003. The largest number of physicians were attracted by British Columbia, Ontario and Alberta.


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