Alberta's rural physician action plan: An integrated approach to education, recruitment and retention

Wilson, Douglas R.; Woodhead-Lyons, Sandra C.; Moores, David G.
February 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;02/10/98, Vol. 158 Issue 3, p351
Academic Journal
Describes the development and characteristics of a program for education, recruitment and retention of physicians for rural practice in Alberta, the Rural Physician Action Plan. The success of the program due in part to its focus on professional and lifestyle issues targeting physicians, rural communities, and health authorities; Mention of programs, such as Enrichment and Rural Locum.


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