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"... when you are a family doctor, you've got these incredibly complex patients, some of them might be connected to five or six specialties, in and out of two or three different hospitals for different reasons." Dr. Joshua Tepper, Health Quality Ontario's president and CEO, discussing a study on co-ordinated care.


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