The Leading Practices Library is a knowledge sharing hub of innovative practices that have been identified through a rigorous evaluation process. It is available to the public, policy makers and organizations who are seeking ways to improve the quality of health services for all.
Most recently, the Leading Practices Library has reopened for submissions.
HSO has officially been accredited by the Standards Council of Canada to develop National Standards of Canada in health and social services.
HSO is the only Standards Development Organization in Canada solely dedicated to developing health and social service standards.
Health Standards Organization (HSO) builds global health service standards and innovative assessment programs so people in their local jurisdictions can save and improve lives.
We’re building a movement of people working for better standards, better assessments and better outcomes.
The HSO Ambition
To unleash the power and potential of people around the world who share our passion for achieving quality health services for all
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Health Standards Organization (HSO) launched in 2017, working to unleash the power and potential of people around the world who share our passion for achieving quality health services for all. A large part of that work includes developing innovative, world-class...
Today, Health Standards Organization (HSO) launched a public review on a new Telehealth Standard. The public review is open from June 1st to July 30th, 2018. Under the guidance of HSO’s Technology-Enabled Health Technical Committee, which is comprised of experts...
CAMH and BC Children’s Hospital to Showcase Leading Patient Safety Practices at National Health Leadership Conference
May 23, 2018 (Ottawa) – Two teams from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and BC Children’s Hospital (an agency of the Provincial Health Services Authority) will present their leading practices in patient engagement for patient safety at the National...