From Innovation to Action: The First Report of the Health Care Innovation Working Group – The Council of the Federation – 26 July 2012

Posted on August 28, 2012. Filed under: Health Mgmt Policy Planning, Workforce | Tags: , , |

From Innovation to Action: The First Report of the Health Care Innovation Working Group – The Council of the Federation – 26 July 2012

Extract from the news release:

“This work focuses on practical innovations that each province and territory can put to use to enhance patient care and improve value for taxpayers. The recommendations presented today to Premiers, that provinces and territories intend to implement as they deem appropriate to their health care system, include:

  • promoting the adoption of clinical practice guidelines for treating heart disease and diabetes;
  • pursuing a number of team based models to increase access for Canadians, such as the Collaborative Emergency Centres Model and other models listed in the report;
  • sharing information on health human resources management and supply;
  • improving communication about health human resources labour markets; and
  • having the Working Group monitor the progress made on the initiatives contained in this first report.”

 

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From innovation to action: the first report of the Health Care Innovation Working Group – The Council of the Federation [Canada] – 26 July 2012

Posted on July 31, 2012. Filed under: Health Mgmt Policy Planning, Health Systems Improvement | Tags: |

From innovation to action: the first report of the Health Care Innovation Working Group – The Council of the Federation [Canada] – 26 July 2012

Media release

“Premiers received the report of the Council of the Federation Working Group on Health Care Innovation, From Innovation to Action. The working group, chaired by Premier Wall and Premier Ghiz and composed of all provincial and territorial health ministers, was established in January.

This work focuses on practical innovations that each province and territory can put to use to enhance patient care and improve value for taxpayers. TheĀ  recommendations presented today to Premiers, that provinces and territories intend to implement as they deem appropriate to their health care system, include:”

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