IFIC Canada

An enriching experience that left the IFIC Canada team invigorated and inspired

By Miriam Galvin / May 15, 2024
An enriching experience that left the IFIC Canada team invigorated and inspired The International Conference on Integrated Care (ICIC) in sunny Belfast was an enriching experience that left the IFIC Canada team invigorated and inspired. ICIC24 showed some important advancement in both the research and practice of integrated care globally. A Global Network The connections… Read More

Reflecting on our lives and future careers through a different lens

By Miriam Galvin / May 14, 2024
Experience from the 24th International Conference on Integrated Care Before attending the International Conference on Integrated Care (ICIC24), we thought of health care providers as independent healers. However, following an 8-hour flight from Canada to Ireland, our perspectives changed for the better. Our names are Justin and Olivia, and we both recently finished our undergraduate… Read More

IFIC Canada Virtual Community Care: Valuing Family Caregivers and their Caregiving: Family Caregivers are Vital Resources in Integrated Care

By Miriam Galvin / April 2, 2024

02/04/2024 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am –

Health systems around the world are aligned in aiming to improve on quadruple aim goals of patient and provider experience, health outcomes and value creation. Health systems are also pursuing these goals through the advancement of population health and integrated care.

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IFIC Canada Virtual Community Care: How Does Policy Support Integrated Care? International Examples, Ontario Practice

By Miriam Galvin / February 27, 2024

27/02/2024 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm –

Health systems around the world are aligned in aiming to improve on quadruple aim goals of patient and provider experience, health outcomes and value creation. Health systems are also pursuing these goals through the advancement of population health and integrated care.

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IFIC Canada Virtual Community Care January 2024

By Niamh Daly Day / January 25, 2024

25/01/2024 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm –

It has been 5 years since our initial launch of IFIC Canada at the ICIC18 Conference in Utrecht. Since then, the IFIC Community and the reach of our collective work has grown tremendously.

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IFIC Canada – distributed leadership at every level

By Niamh Daly Day / December 21, 2023
IFIC Canada – distributed leadership at every level IFIC Canada is committed to distributed leadership at every level, curating knowledge, and fostering the shifts in mindset, behaviors, and capabilities to advance integrated care and population health at scale.  We mobilize this change through our virtual community, international events, workshops, and strategic initiatives. Virtual Community Through… Read More
NACIC24

NACIC24 – North America Conference on Integrated Care, Calgary, Canada

By Admin / October 15, 2024

15/10/2024 – 17/10/2024 @ All Day –

The North America Conference on Integrated Care (NACIC24) takes place in Calgary, Canada from 15-17 October 2024.
The North America Conference on Integrated Care (NACIC24) co-hosted with IFIC Canada, the North America Centre for Integrated Care and the International Journal of Integrated Care (IJIC) and the Health System Performance Network at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto will take place in Calgary, Canada from 15-17 October 2024.

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Shifting to person-centric services with coordinated health and social outcomes: Letʼs make it happen!

By Niamh Daly Day / January 9, 2024

09/01/2024 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm –

As someone leading health and social care change in Canada, we would like you to join us for this by invitation only online roundtable discussion organised in partnership with IFIC Canada and in association with Cúram at Merative, to explore the shifting to person-centric services with coordinated health and social outcomes in the Canadian context, taking place on Tuesday, 9 January at 12.00pm EST | 10.00am MST | 1.00pm AST. Please see here the link to confirm your attendance.

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IFIC Canada Virtual Community Care October 2023

By Niamh Daly Day / October 24, 2023

24/10/2023 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm –

It has been 5 years since our initial launch of IFIC Canada at the ICIC18 Conference in Utrecht. Since then, the IFIC Community and the reach of our collective work has grown tremendously.

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IFIC Canada Virtual Community Care 2023

By Miriam Galvin / June 22, 2023

22/06/2023 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm –

It has been 5 years since our initial launch of IFIC Canada at the ICIC18 Conference in Utrecht. Since then, the IFIC Community and the reach of our collective work has grown tremendously.

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A program design to build our collective capabilities: Reorienting our focus on communities as the foundation to advance integrated care and population health

By Niamh Daly Day / July 24, 2023

24/07/2023 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm –

SAVE THE DATE A program design to build our collective capabilities: Reorienting our focus on communities as the foundation to advance integrated care and population health

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IFIC Canada Virtual Community Session – Advancing Integrated Care with Digital Health Innovation

By Niamh Daly Day / March 28, 2023

28/03/2023 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm –

IFIC Canada recently held its virtual community on Collaborative Governance: Towards the Next Level of Integrated Care. 400 participants joining from around world from Canada, The United States, Mexico to Lebanon why don’t you join our next webinar on 28th March?

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IFIC Canada Virtual Community Session – Collaborative Governance: Towards the Next Level of Integrated Care

By Niamh Daly Day / January 24, 2023

24/01/2023 @ 5:00 pm –

Join us for a deep dive on collaborative governance and how we integrated care is enabled by high performing integrated governance.
In this session, you will have the opportunity to engage about the critical role of collaborative governance in integrated health systems from the perspective of policy-makers, members of collective governance models, researchers and people with lived experience. Dr Mirella Minkman, Dr Paul Wankah and Melissa McCallum will discuss evidence, roles of policy and practical examples of collective governance for integrated care.

This is a session you won’t want to miss as collaborative governance advances in North America and across the world.

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IFIC Canada Webinar ‘The critical role of partnering with the volunteer sector to enable integration’

By Niamh Daly Day / December 20, 2022

20/12/2022 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm –

The International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC), IFIC Canada at the Dalla Lana School of Public Health and its co-founders, Walter Wodchis and Jodeme Goldhar, invite you to join our next Virtual Community Session on December 20th, 2022 from 12:00-1:30 PM EST.
Integration is the lever to enable population health and wellbeing. A key component of integration is the role of partnering with the volunteer sector to improve outcomes for our patients, caregivers and our population.
In this session, we will take a deep dive to learn firsthand from about the role of engaging the volunteer sector from the perspectives of policy-makers, researchers and a person with lived experience. This session will discuss the available evidence, the volunteer sector’s role in policy, and share approaches and practical examples of local work that engages with the volunteer sector.

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Carolyn Steele Gray

By Niamh Daly Day / June 24, 2022

Tier 2 Canada Research Chair in Implementing Digital Health Innovation

Scientist at the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto in Canada

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Implementing Digital Health Tools to Advance Integrated Care: Where we are and where we need to go

By Miriam Galvin / November 2, 2021

02/11/2021 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm –

IFIC Special Interest Group – DIGITAL HEALTH ENABLING INTEGRATED CARE In Partnership with EHMA Presents a Special Webinar in the Digital Health Enabling Integrated Care Series

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NACIC2021 – A conference remembered for deep patient and care giver involvement

By Miriam Galvin / October 8, 2021

What a great week of learning we have experienced through #NACIC2021 the 1st North American Conference on Integrated Care. This conference will be remembered for the deep patient and care-giver involvement with 300 patient and care-giver attendees.

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Emerging Competencies for Leading and Managing Integrated Systems of Care in a post-COVID world: What’s next?

By Miriam Galvin / September 27, 2021

Earlier this year, we published our first blog “Reflections in a Time of Crisis: What it Takes to Manage and Lead Integrated Systems of Care”. In our second blog, we expand on the leadership lessons we are learning during the COVID-19 pandemic and consider how leadership and management are changing to shape the future of integrated care and, ultimately, population health.

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Special Event Webinar: Evaluating Integrated Care

By Miriam Galvin / June 22, 2021

22/06/2021 @ All Day –

Join us for a special event from the Health System Performance Network, the International Foundation for Integrated Care Canada and Emerald Publishing. Co-hosted by Jodeme Goldhar (IFIC Canada) and Henk Nies (Vilans, NL), and featuring Adam Steventon (The Health Foundation, UK), Mark Fam and Sara Shearkhani (Toronto East Health Network) and Walter Wodchis (HSPN) about the latest approaches to evaluate Integrated Care, locally and at the health system level

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IFIC Canada Team

By Admin / February 24, 2021
Meet the team North America Virtual Community Jodeme Goldhar Vice Chair, IFIC Board of Directors Co Founder, IFIC Canada, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto Leadership Team, Health Leadership Academy, McMaster University Principal, 4C Impact Ltd Fiona Lyne Director of Communications International Foundation for Integrated Care (IFIC) Walter Wodchis Professor Institute of… Read More

IFIC Canada Partners

By Admin / February 24, 2021
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IFIC Canada Activities

By Admin / February 24, 2021
Future activities NACIC24 - North America Conference on Integrated Care, Calgary, Canada 15/10/2024 - 17/10/2024     All Day Conferences conferences, ificcanada, nacic24, upcoming The North America Conference on Integrated Care (NACIC24) takes place in Calgary, Canada from 15-17 October 2024. The North America Conference on Integrated Care (NACIC24) co-hosted with IFIC Canada, the North America Centre… Read More

IFIC Canada Newsletters

By Admin / February 24, 2021
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IFIC Canada News

By Admin / February 24, 2021
News and Blogs IFIC Canada – distributed leadership at every levelDecember 21, 2023Conference Plenary Summary: North American Conference on Integrated Care (NACIC)October 12, 2021NACIC2021 – A conference remembered for deep patient and care giver involvementOctober 8, 2021Emerging Competencies for Leading and Managing Integrated Systems of Care in a post-COVID world: What’s next?September 27, 2021IFIC Canada… Read More

IFIC Canada HOME

By Admin / February 24, 2021
Welcome to IFIC Canada IFIC Canada, the North American Centre for Integrated Care, aims to create a platform to improve the capacity of individuals and organizations in advancing Integrated Care. IFIC Canada will focus on the principle of people-centred, co-designed care. To achieve our goal of progressing Integrated Care throughout North America, we are creating… Read More

IFIC Canada – distributed leadership at every level

By Miriam Galvin / February 23, 2021
IFIC Canada – distributed leadership at every level IFIC Canada is committed to distributed leadership at every level, curating knowledge, and fostering the shifts in mindset, behaviors, and capabilities to advance integrated care and population health at scale.  We mobilize this change through our virtual community, international events, workshops, and strategic initiatives. Virtual Community Through… Read More

IFIC Canada 2020 Year in Review

By Admin / December 23, 2020

IFIC Communications team in conversation with Jodeme Goldhar, Co-Director of IFIC Canada and Treasurer of the Foundation looks back on 2020 and what we have to look forward to for IFIC Canada in 2021. You played a key role in developing the Foundation’s report “Realising the true Value of Integrated Care” – what did your…

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Jodeme Goldhar

By Admin / January 22, 2020

Vice Chair and Secretary

Strategic Advisor
Ontario Health Team (OHT), Canada

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