Benefits Evaluation Reports

Synoptic Surgery Reporting Initiative: Benefits Evaluation

The Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (CPAC), Canada Health Infoway, four provinces and clinical leaders collaborated to develop pan-Canadian data collection tools and clinical indicators for breast, colorectal, thyroid, lung, ovarian, endometrial and prostate cancers. The report found that standardized electronic reporting and clinical indicators are helpful to assess and improve quality of surgical care and measure patient outcomes.