TITLE

Is regionalization working?

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/9/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 4, p331
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the benefits and failures of the regionalization of health care services in Canada. It states that society president Karl Stobbe of the Society of Rural Physicians of Canada has said that regionalization caused the closure of smalltown hospitals. It adds that Canadian Healthcare Association president Pamela Fralick has said that the association is assessing the best system that will work for a given population.
ACCESSION #
48490236

 

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