Program overview :

Informational Webinar: Strengthening Primary Care Program

July 11, 2023, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. ET

Learn more about a new Healthcare Excellence Canada program aimed at strengthening team-based primary care in northern, rural and remote communities.

Strengthening Primary Care in Northern, Rural and Remote Communities (Strengthening Primary Care) will bring together primary care providers and organizations and support them to advance their unique improvement goals. Participants in this program will receive tailored support to implement or strengthen a promising practice to improve equitable access to safe, including culturally safe, high-quality team-based primary care closer to home.

This informational webinar covered:

  • How the program was developed
  • Program goal, activities, timeline and outcomes, including information about promising practices that will be profiled through the program
  • Who should apply
  • Benefits of participating
  • How to apply

Watch the recording:


  • Colleen Ferris, Director, Innovations and Strategic Development, Healthcare Excellence Canada
  • Jennifer Major, Senior Program Lead, Innovations and Strategic Development, Healthcare Excellence Canada