“We, Quebec doctors who believe in a strong public system, oppose the recent salary increases negotiated by our medical federations,” the letter says.
The group say they are offended that they would receive raises when nurses and patients are struggling.
How much should these hard working people sacrifice?
I believe their sacrifice to be quite noble.
The Flexner Report – en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flexner_Report
The Report also concluded that there were too many medical schools in the United States, and that too many doctors were being trained.
The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine says about it – www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3178858/
The Flexner Report of 1910 transformed the nature and process of medical education in America with a resulting elimination of proprietary schools and the establishment of the biomedical model as the gold standard of medical training. This transformation occurred in the aftermath of the report, which embraced scientific knowledge and its advancement as the defining ethos of a modern physician.
Ron Paul on the issue – caps.fool.com/Blogs/the-flexner-reports/296341
“A lot of problems were created in 20th century as a consequence the Flexner Report (1910), which was financed by the Carnegie Foundation and strongly supported by the AMA. Many medical schools were closed and the number of doctors was drastically reduced.”