TITLE

Obstacles to health care transformation are numerous

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/21/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 13, pE646
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the risk-averse health care culture in Canada may hinder necessary health care reforms in the country. Dr. Jack Kitts of Ottawa Hospital in Ontario said at the 143rd annual meeting of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) on August 22, 2010 that unions and the disagreement among health care professionals are resisting the change. Meanwhile, Alex Himelfarb argued that health care reform is too important for the country's development.
ACCESSION #
54101994

 

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