OTTAWA, July 29 /CNW Telbec/ - On Tuesday, August 3rd, the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) will release "Health Care Transformation in Canada: Change that Works. Care that Lasts." This document sets out a comprehensive plan for making our system patient-centred, efficient and universally accessible.
The new document will also serve as the centrepiece of the upcoming annual meeting of the CMA (Aug. 23-25, Niagara Falls, ON) where delegates will discuss next steps around strategies to transform the health care system included in the plan.
Details on the document will be released during a technical briefing via teleconference with the media:
Date: Tuesday, August 3rd, 2010
Time: 11:00 am (Eastern)
Speakers: Dr. Anne Doig, CMA President
Dr. Robert Ouellet, French spokesperson
Dial-in number: 866-696-5910 or 613 233-1979
Pass code: 8615844
Instant replay: 800-408-3053 or 416 695-5800 - pass code: 8854714
The "Health Care Transformation in Canada: Change that Works. Care that Lasts." document will be available at 9:00 am on August 3rd, 2010 under embargo until 11:00 am (Eastern). For copies, please email: email@example.com.
Interviews with CMA spokespeople can be arranged after the technical briefing.
SOURCE Canadian Medical Association
For further information: For further information: Lucie Boileau, Telephone: 613 731-8610, 800-663-7336 ext. 1266, Cell.: 613 447-0866, firstname.lastname@example.org