Charging the patient to save the system? Like bailing water with a sieve

Birch, Stephen
June 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/8/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 12, p1812
Academic Journal
Comments on the system of charging patients for health care in Canada. Way to raise any particular revenue target from patient charges; Suggestions to determine eligibility for health-user tax exemption status; Importance of considering the nature of any inappropriate use of health care.


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