TITLE

Physician allocation system in Quebec inhibits recruitment

AUTHOR(S)
Hoag, Hannah
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/6/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 1, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the physician allocation system in Quebec Province. It states that a citizen's committee in the province is calling for a change to the way doctors are allocated within the province. It discusses the insights of Dr. Robert Pincott regarding the issues on the existing allocation system. Pincott believes that the provincial Ministry of Health and Social Services, as well as the regional agencies for health and social services share some of the blame.
ACCESSION #
35826009

 

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