TORONTO, June 5 /CNW/ - Lyn McLeod, Chair and Dr. Ben Chan, CEO, Ontario
Health Quality Council (OHQC), will hold a news briefing to release the
findings of OHQC's 2009 report on the state of Ontario's healthcare system.
This event will be an opportunity for media to learn more about the top-line
findings in this year's report, which focus on waits for care, access to
family doctors, the use of electronic medical records, chronic disease care
and patient safety.
Ms. McLeod and Dr. Chan will report on this year's findings, followed by
a Q&A opportunity.
WHO: Lyn McLeod, Chair, OHQC
Dr. Ben Chan, CEO, OHQC
WHAT: News briefing
WHEN: June 9, 2009
WHERE: Media Studio
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The Ontario Health Quality Council (OHQC) is an independent agency,
created by the Government of Ontario in September 2005 and funded through the
Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. The Council reports directly to
Ontarians on access to publicly funded health services, human resources in
healthcare, consumer and population health status, and outcomes of the health
system. The Council also has a mandate to support quality improvement in the
healthcare system. For more information, please visit www.ohqc.ca.
For further information:
For further information: Laura Snell, (416) 504-5151 ext 230,