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 - 2007
ACAHO has released a groundbreaking report “Moving at the Speed of Discovery: From Bench to Bedside to Business” – which provides a framework for the country’s health research enterprise, and highlights the diversity and depth of health research within ACAHO member institutions.
Based on the information presented in this first-of-its-kind report, ACAHO has identified a series of Calls to Action that need to be considered by those who have a direct stake in the future success of Canada’s health research enterprise.
GST Discriminates Against Health Sector…Federal Government Takes Close to $300 Million Annually out of System
ACAHO calls on the federal government to reverse the discriminatory impact of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on the health system.
Backgrounder - Keep the GST Rebate Fair for Canada’s Hospitals, Health Institutions, Facilities and Agencies
the purpose of this backgrounder is to explain the current unfairness in the federal government’s application of the GST rebate on all eligible purchases by publicly funded, not-for-profit institutions in the health sector.