Private sector attracting more Quebec health professionals
Nurses and doctors leaving public institutions, according to Merck-funded zine
Quebec's shortage of some 2,000 nurses is being exacerbated by the growing appeal of the private sector.
According to the Order of Quebec Nurses (OIIQ), more than 10 per cent of nurses work in the private sector including 2,400 who are employed with one of the 150 private agencies in the province....
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Posted: March 30, 2010
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