MONTREAL, Aug. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - Canadian Doctors for Medicare and
Médecins québécois pour le régime public are holding a media conference
Sunday, August 17 prior to the start of the Canadian Medical Association's
Annual Meeting in Montreal.
The media conference will provide the perspective of MQRP and CDM on
maintaining the public character of our healthcare system. MQRP will launch a
Montreal Declaration expressing the support Quebec physicians for maintaining
and strengthening public funding and delivery in Quebec's health care system.
This declaration has been signed by prominent physicians from across Quebec.
At the same event, CDM will release a discussion paper on activity-based
funding, which is being debated at the Canadian Medical Association meeting.
DATE: SUNDAY, AUGUST 17
TIME: 11 A.M.
PLACE: NOVOTEL HOTEL MONTREAL CENTRE
1180 Rue de la Montagne Montreal, Quebec H3G 1Z1
For further information:
For further information: Jackie Smith, (416) 351-3300, cell: (416)
254-4610; John Steinbacher, (416) 351-3300; Charlotte Dussault (Fr.), cell