TITLE

Economy down, health costs up

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/12/2010 Supplement, Vol. 182, pE44
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the new report released by the Canadian Institute for Health Information, on health care spending in Canada. According to this, the proportion of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of Canada spent on health care in 2009 will be 11.9 percent. It is also stated in the report that funding for hospitals accounts for most of the money spent on health care in 2009.
ACCESSION #
51229542

 

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