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1 November 2016, 1 December 2016
Join CIHI’s Webinar Series on Seniors and Health System Performance
Canada’s population is aging and for the first time in history, there are more Canadians age 65 and over than 15 and under.
Understanding the unique needs of senior populations is essential to:
- Measure quality of care and outcomes to improve health system performance;
- Provide value for money; and
- Inform decisions about how best to meet seniors’ current and future health care needs.
Decision-makers are increasingly using health system performance information to inform policy and drive quality improvement at all levels and across the continuum of care. It is more important than ever that they understand health system data, what it can tell them, and how to use it to monitor health system performance and develop action plans to improve seniors’ health care.
The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) presents a three-part webinar series on seniors and health system performance. Register now to secure your spot!
Mark your calendars:
- Seniors’ Health Care 1: Setting the Context and Prioritizing Areas for Improvement - November 1, 2016 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. ET
- Seniors’ Health Care 2: Digging Into the Data to Diagnose and Evaluate Issues -December 1, 2016 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. ET
- Seniors’ Health Care 3: Actioning Data to Drive Improvements - January 24, 2017 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. ET
You can register for any one of the webinars. However, we recommended that you attend all three to receive the full benefits of the series, since each webinar is built on the previous session.
To register for this webinar series, please go to: https://www.cihi.ca/en/events-and-education
23-25 November 2016
Ontario Long Term Care Association’s This is Long Term Care 2016
This is Long Term Care seeks to profile new and emerging research, innovation and quality initiatives in a unique forum designed for learning, networking and information sharing. It provides an unparalleled opportunity for Association members, stakeholders and long-term care sector representatives to hear about existing best practice programs, tools, resources, policies and procedures which can be implemented across the sector to address quality of care. The audience includes approximately 400 long-term care frontline staff, owners and operators, family caregivers, policymakers, researchers, students, and aging care leaders.
Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto
For more information, please visit the conference website: www.eiseverywhere.com/ehome/tiltc2016/home/