Health PEI working to improve the quality of life for COPD patients

by Nadine Morris | Jun 25, 2015

Health PEI is pleased to officially announce its plans to improve the quality of life for Islanders living with moderate to severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) through a collaborative approach between acute care, primary care, and home care.

Program champions of The Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement's INSPIRED collaborative were recently in Prince Edward Island to celebrate the Canadian initiative that delivers a more holistic patient care approach, supports family caregivers, and reduces reliance on hospital-based care for COPD patients.

Representatives from the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement and Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd joined Health PEI employees to celebrate the official launch.

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