Double curses and lost revenues

Kondro, Wayne
February 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/26/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 5, p539
Academic Journal
The article focuses on "More Doctors, More Care," a campaign launched by the Canadian Medical Association which aimed at obliging politicians to resolve the shortage of physician. It notes that the campaign is a result of the study which reveals that wait times for four medical treatments has drained the economy of $14.8 billion in productivity. It reports that it also aims to put health care issues like the lack of the supply of physicians back to the political agendas before the next federal election.


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