Population Health Resources
Population health is a holistic approach to health that considers the social, economic, and environmental factors that influence the health of individuals and communities. This resource page provides a list of organizations and resources in New Brunswick, PEI, and Canada that promote population health and provide valuable information on a range of related topics.
Public Health Agency of Canada - This federal agency is responsible for promoting and protecting the health of Canadians through public health initiatives and programs. Their website provides a wealth of information and resources related to population health, including reports on various health issues, data and statistics, and public health guidelines. https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health.html
New Brunswick Health Council - The New Brunswick Health Council is an independent organization that measures and reports on the performance of the health system in New Brunswick. Their website provides valuable information on population health indicators, such as access to primary care, mental health, and chronic disease management.
Community Health Needs Assessment (Horizon) - This report provides an overview of the health status of New Brunswick communities under Horizon NB jurisdiction, including information on social determinants of health.
Community Health Needs Assessment (Vitalite) - This report provides an overview of the health status of New Brunswick communities under Vitalite NB jurisdiction, including information on social determinants of health.
New Brunswick Health Indicators - This report from the Government of New Brunswick provides population health data and indicators for the province.
Health PEI - Health PEI is responsible for the delivery and management of health services in the province. Their website provides information on health programs and services, as well as resources on public health and population health.
Healthy Population and Communities (Government of PEI) - This website provides resources and tools for individuals, families, and communities to adopt healthy lifestyle habits and create healthy environments.
Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) - CIHI is an independent, not-for-profit organization that provides essential data and analysis on Canada’s health systems and the health of Canadians. Their website offers a variety of reports and data related to population health, including information on health status, health determinants, and health outcomes.