29 / May / 2013
Christopher Hayes is Commonwealth Fund's Canadian Harkness Fellow
29 / May / 2013
CFHI on the Hill : Healthcare Teams Describe Innovative Projects to MPs in Ottawa
13 / May / 2013
Myth: International Medical Graduates Are the Solution to the Doctor Shortage in Underserviced Areas
Most rural and remote communities face a shortage of health workers, especially doctors. To address the shortfall of doctors, some provinces, territories, and local health authorities recruit international medical graduates, physicians who were educated abroad. Unfortunately, international medical often leave the remote communities upon receiving their full licenses resulting in high levels of physician turnover.