Primary Care Reform: Implications for Public Health

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John Millar
Dec 7, 2005

The problems

  • Aging of the population
  • Increasing burden of chronic disease – particularly multiple complex co-morbidities – frail elderly; DM/renal/cardiac; mental illness/addictions/HIV & hepatitis – Hi 5
  • Health care expenditures increasing faster than revenues & inflation

Aging Population

New Cancer Diagnoses for BC

Coronary events in women