TITLE

`Tell us what you see, not what you think,' CPP tells MDs

AUTHOR(S)
Baer, Nicole
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;01/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 1, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the cost explosion of disability benefits paid under the Canada Pension Plan (CPP). Roles the physicians play in determining whether an applicant is disabled; Statistical data presented by the Human resources Canada, the federal department responsible for the CPP; Causes of the cost increase; Importance of filling out the applicant's medical questionnaire. INSET: The human side of CPP disability benefits..
ACCESSION #
9705041163

 

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