TITLE

Medicare needs a tune-up, says CMA president

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/15/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 9, pE417
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a reprint of the article "Medicare needs a tune-up, says CMA president," which appeared at www.cmaj.ca on May 12, 2010. It mentions that Canadian Medical Association (CMA) president Anne Doig is calling for Canadian Medicare improvements during her speech in Ontario on May 11, 2010. She cited several problems in the health care system of Canada including the high occupancy rate of hospitals, inadequate facilities for long term care, and high medicine expenditures.
ACCESSION #
52224148

 

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