Time for a National Strategy for Patient Safety

With the end of the HCC comes the inevitable question: what’s next for Canada’s healthcare system and its quality agenda? The Council’s closure coincides with the conclusion of the 2003 Health Accord. This agreement certainly had its shortcomings, such as the reluctance by provincial First Ministers to agree to firm accountabilities for quality, but it at least defined clear national priorities on wait times. Today, our system struggles to define its vision ...

Read more from Dr. Ben Chan here. Dr. Chan is a poineer in leading organizations dedicated to quality improvement,




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Healthcare Policy Vol. 9 No. 3, 2014


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