Choosing Wisely Canada is modeled after the Choosing Wisely campaign in the United States, which was launched by the ABIM Foundation in April 2012.
Since that time, Choosing Wisely Canada and similar campaigns in over 20 countries have emerged, including:
International collaboration is coordinated by Choosing Wisely Canada through the Choosing Wisely International Learning Network. The international collaboration is supported by grants from Bertelsmann Stiftung and the Commonwealth Fund.
If your country is interested in becoming part of this growing international movement to combat unnecessary care, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
To help countries get their Choosing Wisely campaigns underway, the Network has developed a Starter Kit.Download Starter Kit