TITLE

No residents, no physicians

PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Caribbean Business;2/26/2004, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Comments on the state of the healthcare industry in Puerto Rico. Increase in the number of medical school graduates; Sale of public hospitals and health facilities to the private sector; Problem of medical malpractice.
ACCESSION #
12418322

 

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