Posted on Wednesday, February 08, 2023 11:56 AM
Nearly all Canadians agree that it is time for decision-makers to put children first in health care planning and spending. New public opinion research, released Feb. 6 by Abacus Data in partnership with Children’s Healthcare Canada and the Pediatric Chairs of Canada, found that 92 per cent of Canadians (and 95 per cent of parents) agree health care services must urgently be bolstered to better meet the needs of children and youth.
For years, Canada has systemically underinvested in child and...
Posted on Friday, November 18, 2022 01:15 PM
November 18, 2022
A Call to Action for Canada’s Kids
As Canada’s federal, territorial, and provincial Ministers of Health met for their first face-to-face meeting since 2018 to discuss priorities in healthcare, children’s hospitals and community partners across the country experienced a critical surge in admissions of children and demand. The convergence of healthcare workforce shortages, a particularly difficult respiratory virus season, COVID-19, increased mental health admissions and...
Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2022 04:18 PM
It is with great pleasure that Children’s Healthcare Canada welcomes a new Chair of the Board of Directors, Ms. Julia Hanigsberg, effective October 13th, 2022.
Ms. Hanigsberg is the President and CEO of Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Canada’s largest pediatric rehabilitation hospital and an academic health science centre fully affiliated with the University of Toronto. She has served the Children’s Healthcare Canada board for seven years, including five years on the Executive...
Posted on Thursday, October 06, 2022 08:36 PM
Each year, the Children’s Healthcare Canada Annual Conference convenes health and healthcare leaders from coast-to-coast to accelerate excellence and innovation in health systems caring for children and youth.
In 2022, the Annual Conference, with the theme, Energy, Optimism and Leadership: A bright future for child health in Canada, celebrates leaders in child and youth health and healthcare.
This conference will take place during November, SPARK Child...