The new model is designed to address the doctors shortage, but Mayor Tom Rose has concerns.
The Newfoundland and Labrador government is trying collaborative team clinics as a possible solution to a family doctor shortage. The results have been mixed so far.
The Central Health region is experiencing a severe doctor shortage. Its emergency facilities are overcrowded with patients. So, it introduced “health hubs” to help those who do not have family doctors. Kicker’s Sakib Ibn Rashid […]
While the collaborative health-care model is new to Newfoundland and Labrador, other provinces such as Nova Scotia and New Brunswick have been using the system for years.