TITLE

US hospitals use waiting-list woes to woo Canadians

AUTHOR(S)
Kent, Heather
PUB. DATE
February 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/22/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 4, p547
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the practice at St. Joseph's Hospital in Bellingham, Washington of offering cardiac surgery package deals to Canadian patients tired of being on waiting lists in Canadian hospitals. Details on the packages and what they include; Comments from the British Columbia Medical Association; Comparisons in care between the countries; Outlook for the future.
ACCESSION #
2814819

 

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