GOVERNANCE POLICY: E-3  A Quality Health Care System


 DATE APPROVED: April 16, 2010

The End “A Quality Health Care System” is Council’s second highest priority.  It is interpreted to include, but is not limited to:

1.   Public access to quality care.

1.1. Contribute to appropriate physician supply and distribution to meet public need.

2.   Safe practice environments for physicians.

3.   Inter-dependent collaborative practice.

3.1. Elimination of inter- and intra-professional territorialism.

3.2. Patient care provided by the most appropriate providers.

3.3  Physician is one partner in patient care decision making.

 4.   System investment in research for continuous improvement.