Announcement: Unnecessary Care in Canada: A National Discussion

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April 06, 2017, 08:00 to: 09:30
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Announcement: Unnecessary Care in Canada: A National Discussion

Team: Events, Training & News

April 06, 2017, 08:00 to: 09:30

Description


The Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) and Choosing Wisely Canada (CWC) invite you to join us for a discussion on the extent of unnecessary care in Canada. This webinar will introduce a new CIHI/CWC report, Unnecessary Care in Canada, and facilitate a conversation about the magnitude of and variation in unnecessary care across several areas covered by CWC’s recommendations.

The event will include

  • A moderated panel discussion with:
    • David O’Toole, President and CEO, CIHI;
    • Dr. Wendy Levinson, Chair and Co-Founder, CWC; and
    • Dr. Laurent Marcoux, President-Elect, Canadian Medical Association
  • Speakers from the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, North York General Hospital and other organizations, who will share their success stories about addressing unnecessary care (Dr. Eric Bohm of CHI and Choosing Wisely Manitoba will be presenting)
  • Q & A session

Date: April 6, 2017
Time: 9 to 10:30 a.m. ET (8 - 9:30 am CT)

Please note that this webinar will be conducted in English only and will use Eastern Time. To accommodate multiple time zones, a recorded copy of the webinar will be made available. When you register, please specify if you would like the recorded version.

Registration: To participate, you must have access to the internet, as well as speakers/headphones. The webinar will be accessible on iOS and Android devices (both mobile phones and tablets).

To register for the webinar, please email Alison Clement at aclement@cihi.ca