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Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) announces the release of the report Access to Palliative Care in Canada

by Home Care Ontario | Sep 19, 2018

Palliative care helps improve quality of life for people with life-limiting conditions and their families. The need for palliative care is expected to increase as Canada’s population ages, and improving access to palliative care is a priority in many Canadian jurisdictions. This new report aims to provide baseline information on what we know about access to palliative care in Canada, to spotlight innovations and to highlight where information and service gaps remain.

Read the report Access to Palliative Care in Canada CIHI 2018

CIHI’s release also includes  patient and family stories that relate personal experiences with palliative care and illustrate how access to these services in Canada can make a difference or be improved.

Visit the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) website HERE.

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