TITLE

Ontario hospitals get 1.5% budget increase

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/18/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 8, pE340
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the increase in the hospital budget in Ontario by 1.5 percent. The budget for the fiscal year 2010-11 has restricted the hospitals to pay pharmacies for shelf space for drugs paying as per the performance of the executives. Increasing hospital expenditures in terms of salaries and medical supplies are resulting in reduction of staff and medical facilities in the hospitals of Ontario. The budget also focuses on the government assistance to the hospitals.
ACCESSION #
50634935

 

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