The Canadian Quality and Patient Safety Framework

In partnership with the Canadian Patient Safety Institute and hundreds of stakeholders across the country, Health Standards Organization is proud to introduce the first-ever national Canadian Quality and Patient Safety Framework. Take action to help align Canada on five goals for safe, quality care.

Introducing OnboardQi

HSO and Accreditation Canada have launched a new cloud platform to support health and social service organizations during the pandemic. OnboardQi™ provides no-fee access to actionable, evidence-based checklists and resources, developed in partnership with Think Research.

The Canadian Quality and Patient Safety Framework

In partnership with the Canadian Patient Safety Institute and hundreds of stakeholders across the country, Health Standards Organization is proud to introduce the first-ever national Canadian Quality and Patient Safety Framework. Take action to help align Canada on five goals for safe, quality care.

Introducing OnboardQi

HSO and Accreditation Canada have launched a new cloud platform to support health and social service organizations in the delivery of care during the pandemic. OnboardQi™ provides no-fee access to actionable, evidence-based checklists and resources, developed in partnership with Think Research.

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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Recent Updates

HSO Celebrates Ten National Standards of Canada

HSO Celebrates Ten National Standards of Canada

In 2020 we celebrate a special milestone: We published our 10th National Standard of Canada. Health Standards Organization (HSO) is the only Standard Development Organization in Canada solely dedicated to developing health and social service standards. The designation...