HealthCareCAN talks to Dr. David Naylor, Chair of the Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation
- Identify the five most promising areas of innovation in Canada and internationally that have the potential to sustainably reduce growth in health spending while leading to improvements in the quality and accessibility of care.
- Recommend the five ways the federal government could support innovation in the areas identified above.
On July 17, 2015, after “thousands of hours of engagement, consultation, research, and deliberation”, the panel delivered its report titled, “Unleashing Innovation: Excellent Healthcare for Canada”. HealthCareCAN applauded the major recommendations and encouraged all levels of government, all parties and all healthcare stakeholders to embrace the need to spur innovation and act on these recommendations.
On August 13, 2015, HealthCareCAN sat down with Dr. David Naylor, Chair of the Advisory Panel on Healthcare Innovation, to discuss the development of the report, its recommendations and highlights. Dr. Naylor provided valuable and thought-provoking insights as you can see and hear in the videos below. Enjoy!