Better national data collection urged

March 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/23/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 5, pE245
Academic Journal
The article offers information on the report "Quality of Health Care in Canada: A Chartbook" on the need for Canada to have its national health data collection system. It mentions that the country's lack of national data collection and storage system is detrimental for the improvement of health care quality. The report also suggests that the country needs more clinically driven national medical quality studies particularly those focused on disease and special areas.


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