Restructuring Canada's hospitals--looking for financial vital signs.

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Source
Med Interface. 1995 Feb;8(2):55-7, 85
Publication Type
Article
Date
Feb-1995
Author
A. Warson
Source
Med Interface. 1995 Feb;8(2):55-7, 85
Date
Feb-1995
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Aged
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Demography
Financing, Government - trends
Health Care Coalitions
Health Care Reform - trends
Health Services Needs and Demand - trends
Hospital Restructuring - economics - organization & administration
Humans
Insurance, Hospitalization - trends
Ontario
United States
Abstract
Hospitals across Canada are busy restructuring their facilities and services, trying to head off a crisis precipitated by increasing patient demand and static or declining provincial government funding. The challenge is compounded by a looming age wave of elderly. In Ontario, and Toronto in particular, the country's hospital heartland, an unusual interdisciplinary committee has reached out far beyond obvious health care sources, to the public that uses these facilities and services.
PubMed ID
10140631 View in PubMed
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