National system needed for long-term care in Canada, study says

Kondro, Wayne
November 2009
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/10/2009, Vol. 181 Issue 10, pE239
Academic Journal
The article presents a reprint of the article "National system needed for long-term care in Canada, study says," by Wayne Kondro, which appeared between September 24 and October 8, 2009 at www.cmaj.ca. It discusses the study "New Directions for Facility-Based Long Term Care" which notes that the necessary long-term care services in Canada will be resolved through an insurance plan that is publicly administered. It also notes that long-term care services should be based on privacy and respect.


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