Eastern Health Annual Performance Report 2020-21
12 September 2023
Announced New Cardiovascular and Stroke Institute In partnership with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association, Eastern Health announced plans for the construction of a new Cardiovascular and Stroke Institute located at the Health Sciences Centre. [...] However, to continue a path to meet the national benchmark, an evaluation framework to determine the impact of efforts to improve HSMR and the overall accuracy of the score will assist in understanding what initiatives have been most effective in supporting this improvement. [...] Throughout the 2020-23 strategic planning cycle, Eastern Health intends to implement five collaborative initiatives aimed to improve the health and well-being of the population, reduce inequities among and between specific population groups, and address the needs of the most disadvantaged. [...] 50 DISCUSSION OF RESULTS Eastern Health is continuously striving to improve the health and well-being of the population and to advance health equity in the region. [...] Research provides a 4 strong rationale for investing in employee and workplace health, as they are “inextricably linked to productivity, high performance and success.”17 Eastern Health continues to implement the National Standard of Canada for Psychological Health and Safety in the Workplace18 and strives to provide the resources and support necessary to promote diversity and inclusion, achieve pe.