TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Birch, Stephen
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/8/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 12, p1812
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
13258312

 

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