The Association of Canadian Academic Healthcare Organizations (ACAHO) is encouraged to see that Budget 2013 clearly identifies the potential of world-class research and innovation as a key driver of Canada's long-term prosperity and overall quality of life.
Press Releases - 2003
Creation of National Patient Safety Institute is an Important Step Forward in Patient Care, says ACAHO
ACAHO strongly supports the federal, provincial and territorial governments in creating a National Patient Safety Institute (NPSI) in Canada.
Leadership, Commitment and Focus Required to make National Health Council Effective, says ACAHO
ACAHO is strongly encouraged that Federal, Provincial and Territorial governments have jointly agreed to establish a National Health Council.
"Investments in Health Research and Innovation Critical to Future of Health Care System, however Significant Concerns Remain, says ACAHO,"
ACAHO applauds the federal government for its series of investments that are supportive of the critical role that health research and innovation play in the lives of Canadians.
First Ministers Take Another Step Towards Health Renewal, but Significant Concerns Remain, says ACAHO
While both levels of government have identified a combination of strategic investments when it comes to re-invigorating our health care system, the Association continues to advocate for additional investments by the federal government that will stabilize the existing system.
Health Accord Within Reach, Access to Specialist and Hospital-Based Services a Key Strategic Priority, says ACAHO
ACAHO is optimistic that a "health accord" can be negotiated by the federal, provincial and territorial governments.