Health Council welcomes two new members to secretariat team
Sine MacKinnon is the Health Council's Director, Communications, while Diane Watson is Director, Research and Analysis.
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Health Council sets date for 2006 annual report
Mark Feb. 7, 2006 in your calendars. The Health Council of Canada will be releasing its second annual report to Canadians. The event will be held at Ottawa's Chateau Laurier and will feature the presentation of a series of videos entitled Connecting The Dots, which highlight innovative health care practices that are advancing health care renewal in Canada. Check the Health Council's website for updates. To view last year's report,
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Background papers available
The Health Council of Canada's background paper on wait times is now available along with a series of other publications at our website. (French)
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From the Chair: Collaborative care means collaborative training
If we expect health care professionals to work as a team, they must train as a team.
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Health Council calls for revamping of Compassionate Care Program
On Dec. 15, the Health Council of Canada released a special background paper on the Compassionate Care Benefit program.
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Health Council releases paper on scopes of practice 'balancing act'
On Dec. 8, the Health Council of Canada released a background paper calling for a review of scopes of practice in health care. To learn more about the paper,