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Health Care 911: the plight of immigrant medical doctors
Produced by Erin Mussolum and Michelle Welygan
47 minutes • 2006
Available on DVD and VHS
Health Care 911 introduces some of the 8,000 medically trained immigrants unable to practice in Canada despite a critical shortage of doctors across the country.As immigrant doctors continue to take jobs as security guards and cab drivers, Health Care 911 probes all sides of the growing problem of health care accessibility in Canada.