TITLE

Politicians', bureaucrats' drug plans deemed too costly for public formularies

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/13/2007, Vol. 176 Issue 6, p755
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the expensive public drug plans for politicians, bureaucrats and civil servants in Canada. According to Lillian Morgenthau, president of the Canadian Association of Retired Persons (CARP), the medications included in the drug plans of politicians are considered too expensive for drug plans of veterans, aboriginals and soldiers. The article also discusses the Common Drug Review recommendations of medications for drug plans.
ACCESSION #
24225633

 

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