Understanding and improving on 1 problem per visit

Fullerton, Merrilee
September 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/23/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 7, p623
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the Canada's "One problem per visit" policy which affects its health care system. She suggests that the policy has gathered various views from physicians and patients. The policy is made because of factors such as physician shortage, and increasing patient loads. She presents an overview of details regarding the issues related to the policy. She concludes that good communication is still key to proper health care delivery.


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