Healthcare Excellence Canada (HEC) is committed to supporting system-wide safety and quality improvements that benefit patients, families, caregivers, communities and systems. Our goal is to enhance the experience of care for patients, improve health outcomes, optimize costs, support the health workforce and foster equity.
An example of our work related to value is the value-based healthcare toolkit. This resource is about linking money spent over a patient’s journey to the outcomes that matter most to them – rather than focusing on the amount of services, or specific processes or products.
To improve value from this perspective, HEC supports healthcare leaders, patients and caregivers with tools and information to support decision-making. This work includes: