Developing, Supporting and Inspiring Canadian Health Leaders.

2023 CCHL Award Recipients

CCHL and the sponsors of the National Awards Program, are proud to honour the individuals, teams and organizations that are making a difference across the healthcare system.

Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to the new Canadian College of Health Leaders website! We are excited to provide you with a user-friendly platform to access information about our member-driven organization, the professional and leadership development programs and services we offer, and the latest news and events in the health leadership field.

The Canadian College of Health Leaders (CCHL), a national member-driven non-profit association, is the connected community that develops, supports, and inspires health leaders across Canada. The College strives to provide the leadership development, tools, knowledge and networks that members need to become high impact leaders in Canadian healthcare.

Corporate Members
Individual members
Chapters Across the Country

Professional Development

The LEADS in a Caring Environment Capabilities Framework provides a foundation for health leadership development in Canada. The framework defines the knowledge, skills, and attitudes a leader needs to successfully contribute to an effective Canadian health system.

CHE Program

The Certified Health Executive (CHE) Program is the only leadership designation in Canada for all health leaders. The CHE is aligned to the LEADS Domains which supports self-directed, life-long learning.

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Relationship building and knowledge sharing between leaders with different levels of experience and expertise.

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A collaborative library of e-learning resources developed across Canada and designed to refine leadership skills.

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Connecting Health Leaders

A network of health leaders and corporate, academic and organizational partners from across Canada.

The CCHL Circle

An online community where CCHL members can connect, learn, and develop.

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CCHL Chapters

Local connections and career development opportunities with 20 chapters across Canada.

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Latest Events


Spark Conferences: Cyber Security in Healthcare Conference

June 13 - June 14, 2023
Digital Health Solutions
Certifications and Renewals

LEADS Coach Certification – June Renewal Webinar

June 13, 2023

Developing Careers

Entry-level, mid-career and senior level leadership opportunities throughout Canada.


Latest Resources

Leading Practice (Initiatives)

Celebrating Leading Practices

Leading Practice (Initiatives)

Celebrating Leading Practices – Expanded Editions

Leading Practice (Initiatives)

3M Health Care Quality Team Awards – Executive Summaries

Health Sector
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