About the CHCA - Strategic Priorities
STRATEGIC PRIORITIES 2014/16
HOME CARE KNOWLEDGE NETWORK
Building on the framework of the Harmonized Principles for Home Care, the CHCA Knowledge Network will systematically identify, capture, interpret, share and re-frame new knowledge (based on research and experience). Through the network, organizations will gain access to new knowledge and change management strategies to adapt new models of care that result in better care, better outcomes and better value for investment.
Through our active involvement in the Canadian Caregiver Coalition and International Alliance of Carer Organizations, the CHCA will champion the well-being of carers (family caregivers) by advocating for the adoption and implementation of the Canadian Carer Strategy in legislation, policy and programming.
SAFETY AT HOME
Through collaborative partnerships the CHCA will advance a culture of safety by engaging clients, family caregivers and health care professionals to build an awareness and understanding of strategies and tools to prevent, identify and manage risk in the home setting.
The CHCA will identify and stimulate innovative models of care and technology applications that facilitate an integrated, person-centred approach to health and wellness and support independence, safety and quality care in the home setting.