Medical recruitment in rural Canada: Marathon breaks the cycle

O'Reilly, Michael
June 1997
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;06/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 11, p1593
Academic Journal
Reports on the steps taken by residents of Marathon, Ontario to attract new doctors to their community. Understanding the reasons for the physicians' refusal to stay; Letter-writing campaign started; Alternative payment plan offered by the community; Sessional fees; Concept of group practice. INSET: Disincentives in south won't solve recruitment problems..


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