Wait time report card

Kondro, Wayne
September 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/1/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 5, pE75
Academic Journal
The article reports on the efforts to decrease wait times in five priority clinical areas in Canada. Dr. Lorne Bellan of Wait Time Alliance said that there is a need to do a better job of tracking and reporting on the full wait time for patients to have the necessary access on medical care. According to the fourth annual Wait Time Alliance report card, significant progress has been made in several states in relation to treating patients in 4 of the 5 priority areas.


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