Federal government unveils modest transparency initiative

Vogel, Lauren
April 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/19/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 7, pE383
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the disclosure of a tentative three-part plan of the Canadian government to improve citizen access to health data. It says that licensing limitations and unclear requirements within what the data are to be showed combine to make the effort more limited compared to those underway in other countries like the U.S. It states that the effort will observe the federal government show the data it gathers in a more effective format and release information on its activities.


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