December 05, 2018

Achieving True Partnership: Three case studies of patient and family-centred pediatric care in Ontario

A new Report from the Change Foundation

Listening, engaging and working with patients and caregivers is fundamental to improving, redesigning and reimagining Ontario’s health-care system. However, it is well established that there is no single, right way to engage patients and their families, and that partnership between healthcare providers and patients and families can take many forms. 

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Watch Dr. Brian O’Rourke, President and CEO of CADTH at Breakfast with the Chiefs on November 06, 2018. 

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Healthcare Quarterly
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This issue of Healthcare Quarterly introduces a three-part series featuring international perspectives on health service delivery models that improve system integration and ensure seamless services and better coordination. The series, developed by Ontario's Change Foundation, will feature Chris Ham, chief executive of the London-based King's Fund think tank; Geoff Huggins, director for health and social care integration in Scotland; and Helen Bevan, chief transformation officer of England's Nati [...]



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