TITLE

Voting on a social contract

AUTHOR(S)
Kondro, Wayne
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/13/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 8, pE165
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information that the delegates of Canadian Medical Association's (CMA) voted against censuring extra billing for private-sector services. According to the obstetrician Dr. Andrew Kotaska, Canadians entered the social contract with their physicians which is known as medicare. He also added that Canadian's physicians have participated in the public health care system that prohibits extra billing.
ACCESSION #
44645325

 

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