Organizations and Collaborations on Health Human Resources

Academic Health Sciences Centres National Task Force

With support from Health Canada, the National Task Force has worked to identify and consider innovative conceptual frameworks and to make recommendations to more effectively align the mission and mandate of Canada’s Academic Health Science Centres with those of their major partners. Visit the ACAHO website for more information.

Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI)

CIHI is an independent, not-for-profit organization that provides essential data and analysis on Canada’s health system and the health of Canadians. CIHI tracks data in many areas, thanks to information supplied by hospitals, regional health authorities, medical practitioners and governments. Visit their website for more information:

Advisory Committee on Health Delivery and Human Resources

Federal, provincial and territorial Ministers of Health approved a new process for managing proposals to change an entry-to-practice credential for medical and health professions in October of 2004. The assessment was based on Pan-Canadian policies and principles applicable to all health professions. For full description of the process see Entry-to-Practice assessment process.  Click here for more information.