TITLE

CMPA deal reached

AUTHOR(S)
Sullivan, Patrick
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/22/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 4, p433
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Mentions that the Ontario government, Ontario Medical Association, and Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) reached an agreement that ensures Ontario doctors will remain under the CMPA for malpractice coverage. Issue of regional rating and fees; Comment of Dr. John Gray of the CMPA.
ACCESSION #
3473902

 

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