Steps forward no guarantee that health targets will be met, council says

Collier, Roger
July 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/12/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 10, pE619
Academic Journal
The article discusses the progress of the 10-year goals of Canada to strengthen health care set out by federal and provincial leaders in 2004. According to the Health Council of Canada, there has been considerable progress in the 10-year goal, but he says that it is too early to predict if those goals will be achieved in 2014. It cites a report which examines the degree of progress achieved in five areas such as pharmaceutical management, electronic medical records, and wait times.


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