Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement Supports Integrated Palliative Care

Ottawa, Canada – November 11, 2016 – The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement welcomes the work of Palliative Care Matters to ensure integrated, coordinated palliative care for Canadians. Improving access to high quality palliative care services is a shared priority across the country, and Palliative Care Matters is making an important contribution to advancing national dialogue and action. CFHI is a partner in this initiative and looks forward to working with stakeholders to support the implementation of an integrated palliative care model for Canada.

Maureen O’Neil, O.C.
CFHI President

The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement identifies proven innovations and accelerates their spread across Canada, improving patient care, the health of Canadians and value-for-money. These innovations could save provincial-territorial healthcare budgets over
$1 billion per year. CFHI is a not-for-profit organization funded through an agreement with the Government of Canada. Visit www.cfhi-fcass.ca for more information.

For more information, please contact:
Tamir Virani
Communications and Stakeholder Relations Officer
Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
C:  613-728-2238 ext 232
E: tamir.virani@cfhi-fcass.ca