Lack of workplace mental health resources increases pressure on health care system

Eggertson, Laura
September 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/6/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 12, pE767
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the findings of the report "Building Mentally Healthy Workplaces: Perspectives of Canadian Workers and Front-Line Managers" from the Conference Board of Canada on the pressure on health care system due to the lack of mental health resources. It says that the burden on the health care system can be reduced by the workplaces. Mental Health Commission of Canada's Workforce Advisory Committee's consultant Mary Ann Baynton adds the need for more mental health resources.


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