TITLE

Guarantee medical services outside Canada if treatment delayed here: Senate

AUTHOR(S)
Wharry, Steven
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/28/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p1452
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses a Canadian Senate report which says that the publicly funded health care system should guarantee treatment within a maximum period. How, if it fails, it should pay to send patients outside the country for treatment; Warning that Canadians, not their governments, will have to make difficult choices about what the system will provide; Comments by Senator Michael Kirby.
ACCESSION #
6684286

 

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