What do we measure?

What can we measure to determine success?
Answers to this question are part of a Healthy Communities survey. What gets measured gets done – therefore these are the things we feel need to be measured.

  • Does every citizen have a family doctor?
  • Can everyone get an appointment within 48 hours?
  • Are there more in-house services so that patients to not have to drive long distances for specialties?
  • Are labs and diagnostic services available?
  • Are regular specialty clinics held locally?
  • Is physiotherapy available locally?
  • Is adequate after-surgery care available at home?
  • Are tele-health services available and used to best advantage of patients in our catchment area?

Please help us make this list longer – send suggestions to Shirley, David or Ron, or through the website.

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