Wait-time benchmarks fall short

Comeau, Pauline
January 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/31/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 3, p299
Academic Journal
This article reports on the limitations of the new wait-time benchmarks announced by the Canadian federal government on December 12, 2005. This announcement fulfils the commitment to establish evidence-based wait-time benchmarks in 5 areas of care that was made in the September 2004 federal/provincial health accord.


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