CFHI commissioned and published a number of reports and research papers from 1998 to 2012. Two of the most influential reports from the applied health services research era are:

Over time, the Foundation evolved from its focus on building applied health services research capacity to working directly with healthcare delivery organizations to implement, measure and spread innovative healthcare practices. Today, CFHI occasionally commissions research to advance the spread of innovative healthcare practices.


Browse the full archive of our reports and research papers below

01 / Apr / 2004
Management and Delivery of Community Nursing Services in Ontario: Impact on the Quality of Care and the Quality of Worklife of Community-based Nurses
01 / Feb / 2004
Accessibility and Continuity of Primary Care in Quebec
01 / Feb / 2004
Towards More Meaningful, Informed, and Effective Public Consultation
31 / Jan / 2004
Managing Continuity of Care through Integrated Care Pathways: A Study of Atrial Fibrillation and Congestive Heart Failure
01 / Dec / 2003
System of Integrated Services for Type 2 Diabetes Patients in Côte-des-Neiges Territory: Analysis of Effects
01 / Dec / 2003
Using Individual Patients' Needs for Nursing Human Resources Planning
01 / Dec / 2003
The Integration of Health and Social Services for Young Children and Their Families
01 / Dec / 2003
The Effect of Changes in Co-payment and Premium Policies on the Use of Prescription Drugs in the Nova Scotia Seniors' Pharmacare Program
01 / Dec / 2003
An Evaluation of Continuity of Cancer Care Through Regional Supportive Care Networks
01 / Nov / 2003
Choices for Change: The Path for Restructuring Primary Healthcare Services in Canada
Choices for Change: The Path for Restructuring Primary Healthcare Services in Canada by a team of health services researchers at the University of Montreal for the foundation and its partners — the New Brunswick Department of Health and Wellness, the Saskatchewan Department of Health, the Ministère de la santé et des services sociaux du Québec, and Health Canada (2003).


Accelerating Health System Transformation in Saskatchewan: Lessons Learned from the Saskatchewan Surgical Initiative