Why Work with Us
W21C is a healthcare systems research and innovation initiative based in the University of Calgary’s O’Brien Institute for Public Health, and the Calgary Zone of Alberta Health Services (AHS).
W21C serves as a research and beta test-site for exemplary hospital design, novel approaches to health care delivery, human factors research, and innovative medical technologies.
We are MAKING CARE BETTER.
Direct Access to the Patient Care Setting
With our Living Laboratory, unit 36 of the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, we are able to identify challenges in the health care system that need to be solved and can take your questions right to the front lines of health care.
Research and Simulation Capabilities
Our expertise and infrastructure allows us to simulate a multitude of clinical environments and scenarios designed specifically for your needs. We also provide the supporting research for your project, incorporating a variety of approaches designed to fit each individual set of project requirements.
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