Conference report 2010 (PDF, 1.3MB)


Thursday, March 25, 2010
Day 1: Linking timely access to quality care

Latest developments in the UK (PDF, 411 KB)
Matthew Swindells, HealthTribal Group

The Canadian perspective (PDF, 444 KB)
John Wright, Canadian Institute for Health Information

Access to quality care: Linking timely access and quality (Presentation not available)
Robert Reid, Group Health Cooperative – Seattle

Appropriateness – Part I: The clinical perspective (Presentation not available)
Robert Brook, RAND Corporation

Federal Minister of Health Honourable Leona Aglukkaq
(Health Canada website)

Appropriateness: Multi-stakeholder perspectives and dimensions (PDF, 330 KB)
Tom Noseworthy, Claudia Sanmartin and Barbara Spady, Western Canada Waiting List Project

Improving efficiency, quality and access: a case study approach
Miin Alikhan, St. Michael’s Hospital (PDF, 1.1 MB)
Neil Johnson, London Health Sciences Centre (PDF, 1.7 MB)
Moderator: Glenn Brimacombe, Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations
(PDF, 856 KB)

Friday, March 26, 2010
Day 2: Building resiliency to improve timely access

Keynote Speaker: Future challenges facing timely access to quality care (PDF, 428 KB)
Pierre-Gerlier Forest, Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation

Coffee table panel: Improving timely access in leaner times
Dan Florizone, Saskatchewan Health (PDF, 593 KB)
Adalsteinn Brown, Ontario Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care
David Levine, Agence de la santé et des services sociaux de Montréal
Matthew Swindells, HealthTribal Group

Success strategies to build resilient health care organizations (Presentation not available)
Colonel Jacques Ricard, Canadian Forces
Discussant: Vickie Kaminski, Eastern Regional Health Authority

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