No doctor is an island, BC discovers

Kent, Heather
April 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;04/07/98, Vol. 158 Issue 7, p859
Academic Journal
Reports that 22 physicians in six northern British Columbia communities resigned their hospital privileges in February, 1998. Resignations due to rural working conditions; Response of Health Minister Penny Priddy; Protests from island physicians in the Gulf Islands off British Columbia's Lower Mainland; Number of physicians in the Gulf Islands; Difficulties faced by such doctors.


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