Panel's recommendations could open privatization floodgates, delegates warn

Vogel, Lauren
September 2011
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/20/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 13, pE991
Academic Journal
The article reports that delegates criticizes Canadian Medical Association (CMA)'s blue-ribbon advisory panel's recommendations for healthcare transformation due to its broad language. They say that the recommendations can be misinterpreted as flooding private, for-profit monetized health care as it cite the bigger role of private sector in publicly funded health services. They add that it also favor competition over cooperation and made little to address patient's role in health care system.


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