Operating in the Dark

The purpose of this project was to improve policy by defining critical health outcome measures and establishing a model for hospital reporting in Canada. The Atlantic Institute for Market Studies found that Canadians spend an estimated $600 million ann …

Internship: Health Programs Development

The goal of this project was to inform the organization’s health policy program by producing a body of foundational research on the state of health care initiatives and reforms. The research resulted in a literature review of useful sources including b …

Health Care’s Hidden Face

The purpose of this project was to inform public-private debate in the context of Canadian healthcare. The project compared health care systems in all of the Canadian provinces, as well as those of similar nations around the world. The private health c …

Hospital Outcome Assessment in Canada

The purpose of this project was to inform debate by providing Canadians with detailed information on the performance of the health care sector across the country. The researchers argued that while Canadians spend on average $600 million of tax-payer mo …

Internship: Cost Recovery for Uninsured Services

The purpose of this project was to respond to the current shortage of General Practitioners (GPs) by suggesting an approach that would increase GP compensation. It focused on the potential impact of merging the income streams from uninsured services pr …