TITLE

Quebec Auditor General again slags public--private partnerships

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/10/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 11, pE517
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to healthcare industry in Canada. Canadian Public Health Organization has released lists on public health achievements particularly the safer and healthier foods. The national report card issued by the Wait Time Alliance that tackles the spotty progress and inadequate information in areas of clinical priority. The report issued by the auditor general of Quebec on the utilization of public-private partnerships to build and maintain the province's hospitals.
ACCESSION #
53067705

 

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