> Developing diagnostic
pathways to reduce the time
it takes to find cancers and
> Enhancing the Cancer Patient
Navigator Program to better
meet the ongoing needs for
information, emotional an
ross the organization
since 2009. The goal of person and family-centered care is to use collaborative partnerships between
health care providers, patients and their families to make informed and respectful
put on planning and decisions
relating to programs and services for children
with complex needs.
Patient Navigator for Stroke Care
A new Provincial Stroke Navigator was
hired to support and help guide
rticipating. The next phase has
commenced and team-based improvement work plans for each of the programs will be in
place by summer 2014.
A final example of a specific initiative is the establishment of a Patient an
rrent cannabis use in PEI and potential health impacts of legalization. The
information in this report informs a public health approach to cannabis legalization and
regulation in PEI.
Health Effects of Cannabis Us
Management Working Group
9 The PEI Cancer Treatment Centre has established a
Patient and Family Advisory committee to support
program planning, priority setting and information
9 Established a joint ca
Welcome to your
Passport to Health
This booklet will provide you with helpful tips to reduce your
risk of future health problems. There are many well known
risk factors that lead to chronic diseases like:
• heart disease
• chronic obstructiv
re hospital length of stay, continued implementation
of the Better Health, Lower Costs program and the implementation of a program to enhance primary
care for patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
Health PEI has made many improvements this past year and we will push ahead...
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