TITLE

Who will pay for Nova Scotia's new nurse practitioners?

AUTHOR(S)
Moulton, Donalee
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/28/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 11, p1457
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that legislation in Nova Scotia will lead to greater use of nurse practitioners, but it makes no allowances for paying for them. Details on the Registered Nurses Act; Problem that the province has not set aside money to pay the nurses; Hopes that the nurses will ease the province's physician shortage.
ACCESSION #
6684322

 

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