TITLE

Health care funding model flawed, blue-ribbon CMA panel argues

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE987
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the "The Report of the Advisory Panel on Resourcing Options for Sustainable Health Care in Canada" crafted by the blue-ribbon panel Canadian Medical Association (CMA). The report urges to raise provider competition and less micromanagement to improve Canadian health system due to pressures from rising demand and limited resources. The report also mentions the need to examine flaws and consider healthcare model of other countries that has lower cost and wider coverage.
ACCESSION #
66292239

 

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