Care for Canada's frail elderly population: Fragmentation or integration?

Bergman, Howard; Beland, Francois
October 1997
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/15/97, Vol. 157 Issue 8, p1116
Academic Journal
Describes a model for a system of integrated care for the frail elderly population known as SIPA in Canada. The model having clinical and financial responsibility for social service and health care of the aged; The need for demonstration projects to evaluate cost-effectiveness.


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