Emergency Program of Care

One responsive, effective and integrated network of emergency health care; with many access points, and a single collective mission
To improve patient outcomes by ensuring that all Nova Scotians have timely access to high quality Emergency Health Care

  • Readiness: robustness, responsiveness, resilience - “anybody/anything/any time," adaptability, agility
  • Value (Patient outcomes/costs): evaluation, patient and population outcomes, cost effectiveness, stewardship
  • Systems thinking: integration, inter-dependence, collaborations, inter-professional/trans-disciplinary