Vision, Mission, Values


Quality healthcare for all.

Dimensions of quality:

  • Acceptability
  • Accessibility
  • Appropriateness
  • Effectiveness
  • Efficiency
  • Safety


To promote and improve patient safety, person-centred care, and health service quality on a province-wide basis.

Our Values

What makes us who we are? Here’s what we believe in:

  • People

The people of Alberta are at the centre of what we do.

  • Evidence

We believe in the power of information and use trusted sources to inform our work.

  • Engagement

We engage the wisdom of others to inform our work.

  • Inclusivity

We believe diverse perspectives strengthen our organization and our work.

  • Integrity

We take an ethical approach, are objective in our analysis, and are transparent with work.

  • Independence

We work to achieve our legislated mandate without inappropriate influence or bias.