TITLE

Sustainability is not the issue: Let's focus on quality

AUTHOR(S)
Hubert, Paul C.; Coutts, Jane; Rosenfield, Daniel; MacDonald, Noni; Stanbrook, Matthew; Flegel, Ken
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;5/17/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 8, p885
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The authors reflect on the sustainability and quality of health care system in Canada, which should be the central issue in the election campaign on May 2, 2011. They state that people should ask the elected government to make policies toward quality health care as health accords are set to expire in 2014. They say that focusing on the six dimensions of quality healthcare including safety, effectiveness, and efficiency will drive changes toward cost-effective health care system.
ACCESSION #
62548753

 

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