Today, Senator Carstairs tabled in the Senate her latest report on palliative care, titled Raising the Bar. Attached is a PDF version in both official languages. It is also available on her website at http://sen.parl.gc.ca/scarstairs/.
On Wednesday, June 9 Senator Carstairs is speaking at CHEO in room 1308 in the Max Keeping Wing from 8:30--9:30. She will be speaking on the following:
· Share findings from her recent national consultation on the state of palliative care services in Canada, especially pertaining to pediatric palliative care.
· Outline recommendations from her Raising the Bar Report.
· Discuss the 5 key elements needed to improve palliative care in Canada .
Following her presentation, she will be touring Roger's House, a specialized pediatric hospice on the grounds of CHEO.
For More Information:
Executive Director, Roger's House and
Director, Rehab and Palliative Care, CHEO
399 Smyth Road
613-523-6300 ext 604