This is the fourth consecutive year that the Standing Committee on Finance (FINA) has recommended that the CCS receive $2.5 million per year for three years ($7.5 million total) to sustain and expand national reporting on cardiovascular care quality in its 2021 pre-budget report (Recommendation #8).
This among other demonstrations of support serves to support the CCS as we navigate conversations with key decision-makers leading up to the release of the 2021 federal Budget. We expect that the budget will be released in March or April.
June 14, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused an enormous burden of illness on cardiac patients and COVID-19...
CCS national cardiac reporting system not funded in federal Budget 2021, but our efforts to advance heart health for all Canadians continue.
April 20, 2021
On behalf of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society (CCS), it is with regret that I share that our...