TITLE

Wait time reductions

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/12/2009, Vol. 180 Issue 10, p1009
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the efforts of the hospitals in reducing wait times and improving patient flow in Canada. According to the Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations, these hospitals have achieved these efforts through better integration of the specialists and family physicians, disease screening and hospital readmissions. The scheme also shows the success of local innovations in amending a timely access to medical care.
ACCESSION #
38802423

 

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