Dear Friend,

We thank you for your interest in our work but the CARENET website has ceased to exist. What started as a small multi-disciplinary collaboration between doctors, nurses, researchers and other clinicians evolved into a CIHR-funded new emerging team grant from 2005-2009 and ultimately morphed into a Network Center of Excellence (initially called “Technology Evaluation in the Elderly Network (or TECH VALUE NET), now call Canadian Frailty Network).  

Led by Dr. Daren Heyland, CARENET initially had a focus on developing and evaluating strategies to improve communication and decision-making in the context of serious illness. For a sample of some of the publications emerging from CARENET, please click here

The results of this multidisciplinary collaborate research informed the development of 2 novel, public-facing, online decision support tools: and 

If you are looking for more information on the “Family Satisfaction with ICU Questionnaire, see 

If you are looking for more information on the CANHELP questionnaire, click here 

For all other questions or matters, feel free to contact Shawna Froese at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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