No user fees, but perhaps user fees

Vogel, Lauren
September 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE970
Academic Journal
The article reports on the stand of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) on the implementation of healthcare user fees in Canada. According to outgoing CMA president Jeff Turnbull, the association is dedicated to the tenets of a publicly-funded health care system and that CMA policy do not support the user fees. It mentions that the association has moved back from an advisory panel recommendation that the country must consider the implementation of the user fees.


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