SOURCE: Canadian College of Health Leaders

Canadian College of Health Leaders



SOURCE: National Health Leadership Conference

National Health Leadership Conference

June 03, 2016 10:28 ET

National Health Leadership Conference to Release Its Annual Survey of the Canadian Worry Index

OTTAWA, ON--(Marketwired - June 03, 2016) - The National Health Leadership Conference (NHLC) will release its annual survey research of the Canadian public on a variety of issues confronting the health care system on Monday, June 6, 2016. The survey was conducted by Ipsos and commissioned by HealthCareCAN and the Canadian College of Health Leaders, co-hosts of NHLC.

Canadians were surveyed on their "worry factor" regarding the health care system. Other questions were asked pertaining to the five motions which are part of the Great Canadian Healthcare Debate, namely on mandatory of public reporting of preventable events, Indigenous health, seniors health promotion plan, healthcare innovation and accountability for home and community care.

Results reveal surprising insights on how Canadians rate and perceive these important aspects of the healthcare system.

For an embargoed copy of the survey research and to arrange embargoed interviews, email Lucie Boileau, Director of Communications, Marketing and Government Relations at HealthCareCAN at or reach her by phone at 613 462-5604.

The embargo will be lifted Monday, June 6, 2016 at 0:01 a.m. EDT.

The NHLC communications office will be located in room Nova Scotia of the Westin Hotel June 6-7.

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NHLC is the largest national gathering of health system decision-makers in Canada, including representatives from health regions, authorities and alliances; hospitals; long-term care organizations; public health agencies; community care; mental health and social services; government, education and research organizations; professional associations; and consulting firms and industry. Visit for more information.

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Contact Information

  • Media contact:
    Lucie Boileau
    Director of Communications, Marketing and Government Relations
    613-241-8005 x 205
    613-462-5604 (mobile)