Weeks, C. (2010). “Calls grow to limit doctors’ slice of health-care spending .” Globe and Mail. Retrieved from: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/calls-grow-to-limit-doctors-slice-of-health-care-spending/article1776182/
Public spending on physicians has become the fastest-growing expense to Canada’s health-care system, a trend sparking growing calls for an overhaul to the payment system for doctors.
The findings are contained in a new report released Thursday by the Canadian Institute for Health Information, which also found drug costs are eating up an increasing portion of Canada’s health-care budget.
Read the full report: http://beta.images.theglobeandmail.com/archive/00971/Read_the_report_on__971941a.pdf.