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Commentary:

Citizens: An Underused and Undervalued Asset in the Pursuit of Improved Health Care and Delivery

by Mary Pat MacKinnon

This article makes the case for why regional health authorities in New Brunswick should give citizens a permanent place at their health policy table. The author, Mary Pat MacKinnon, Director of CPRN's Public Involvement Network, clarifies the definition of citizen engagement as she applies the concept to the development of health policy. The article was originally published for the New Brunswick Healthcare Association, in the May 2006 edition of Health Matters.

Release Date: 19 Oct 2006
Number of pages: 2
Document number: 45456

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