Improve Health Care Access of Northern Residents

Goals of the Project

  • Design effective processes and forums for collaboration involving
    northern community residents and health care organizations to
    discuss access issues and generate solutions.
  • Describe issues of access to health services from the experiences
    of northern residents.
  • Identify quantitative and qualitative population health data that are
    appropriate and relevant for use by northern communities.
  •  Build community capacity to use health data and access theory to
    understand community experiences in accessing health services,
    as well as capacity to influence program planning and policy
  •  Evaluate the design of health service delivery to improve access
    by northern residents.
  • Influence healthy public policy to ensure it is appropriate and
    relevant for people and communities of the north.