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Health care issues in the Canadian North

Health care issues in the Canadian North

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Published by Boreal Institute for Northern Studies in Edmonton, Alta., Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.,
  • Canada, Northern.
    • Subjects:
    • Indians of North America -- Medical care -- Canada.,
    • Indians of North America -- Medicine -- Canada.,
    • Medical care -- Canada, Northern.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      StatementDavid E. Young, editor.
      SeriesOccasional publication,, no. 26, Occasional publication (Boreal Institute for Northern Studies) ;, no. 26.
      ContributionsYoung, David E., Boreal Institute for Northern Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR462 .H43 1988
      The Physical Object
      Pagination150 p. :
      Number of Pages150
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2247370M
      ISBN 10091905871X
      LC Control Number89122326
      OCLC/WorldCa23647421

        Northern patients with mental health problems are at risk of falling between the justice and heath care systems, as Drossos Footnote 11 examined the various mental health acts in northern Canada and pointed out their lack of accommodation for Indigenous cultural by: 3. The health care system in Canada is much-touted in the international sphere, but often overlooked when it comes to an examination of its actual administration and regulation. Health Systems in Transition: Canada provides an objective description and analysis of the public, private, and mixed components that make up health care in Canada today.

      The politics of health care. In the Canadian federal election, Stockwell Day (b. ), the conservative candidate for prime minister, famously brandished this sign during a televised debate, lest anyone think he was soft on the issue of privatizing health care. Conservative politicians are often on the defensive about health care policy, since many conservative intellectuals and. It's not a current book. It is well written to reflect the pitfalls of a single tier state run health system. Without competition, the system encourages the median or mediocrity and not Canadian State run monopoly health system is much worse today than when the book was written. But it's a short sighted "free" system.5/5(1).

      Ethical Issues in the Canadian Health Care System. Creator. Kluge, Eike-Henner W. Bibliographic Citation. Wiener Klinische Wochenschrift November; (22): A Brief Look at the Canadian Health Care System  Kluge, Eike-Henner W. () Related Items in Google Scholar ©— Bioethics Research Library.   It is the apex of Canadian health care, a source of immense community pride, a magnet for medical talent, an institution to which Canadians head for all sorts of health problems. The Canadian.


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