27 / Jan / 2014
Better Care for Frequent Users Improves Quality of Life and Saves Resources in the Laurentians
Better approaches to managing care for frequent users of acute care services results in a 72 percent drop in Emergency Department visits and improves patients’ quality of life and wellbeing.
15 / Jan / 2014
Northern European Countries to Learn From Canada’s Strategies to Attract Health Professionals to Underserviced Areas
04 / Jan / 2014
EXTRA project supports Council of the Federal Health Care Innovation Working Group
08 / Dec / 2013
A Multi-institutional Approach to Improving Maternal and Fetal Health
Placing women at the centre of the care process increases identification of pregnant smokers and referrals to a pharmacist for a smoking cessation aid.
08 / Dec / 2013
Paving the Way for Healthier Communities through Public Policy
Community engagement initiative fosters collaboration with stakeholders in Peel Public Health Region to tackle key diabetes risk factors.
29 / Nov / 2013
Reassessing existing funded health services and products to support appropriate care
New appropriateness framework uses evidence to identify unnecessary practices supporting provincial-territorial innovation efforts and resulting in estimated cost savings of $39 million a year.
26 / Nov / 2013
CFHI in the News: Trillium, Region partner to increase exclusive breastfeeding
12 / Nov / 2013
CFHI in the News: "Experts share chronic disease management strategies"
08 / Nov / 2013
CFHI in the News: Local approach to COPD discussed at chronic disease conference
07 / Nov / 2013
CFHI in the News: "P.E.I. hosts health collaboration conference"