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Connecting Care to Home (CC2H) is an integrated, multi-disciplinary team approach across care settings (hospital, community and primary care), developed to support patients with chronic diseases. It was selected by MOH-LTC to better integrate care for specific cohorts...Read More
Partnering with Clients and Communities to Improve Healthcare Access and Services for Trans and Gend
Transgender healthcare access issues are prominent in Canada and worldwide, with significant health gaps in access to skilled primary care, emergency and specialty care services, which may include, for some individuals, access to medically necessary surgical services....Read More
The existence of web-based portals and electronic health records are making it much easier for clients (children and youth) and families to access health information in a timely and convenient manner. This access has the potential to promote enhanced activation in...Read More
Introduction In 2012, Dr. Samir K. Sinha, the Provincial Lead for the Ontario Senior’s Strategy called for a comprehensive provincial geriatric strategy. This important work was the catalyst for Independence, activity and good health, Ontario’s action plan for...Read More
In the META:PHI care model, patients presenting to any health care setting (primary care, emergency department, hospital, etc.) with an alcohol- or opioid-related condition receive highly effective, evidence-based treatment, and upon discharge are referred to a Rapid...Read More
A Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Reduce Severe Maternal Morbidity in Women with invasive Placenta Previa
Invasive placentation accompanying placenta previa is a serious complication of pregnancy that has the potential to cause severe maternal morbidity or death. The main concern in managing such women is the potential for massive blood loss at delivery by caesarean...Read More
On average, 15-20 percent of our antenatal in-patients are at high risk for preterm labour or bleeding, do not have an acute medical diagnosis necessitating admission to hospital but require immediate access to urgent timely care. Additionally, some stable...Read More
OSMH is a regional leader for obstetrical practices within North Simcoe Muskoka Local Health Integration Network (NSM LHIN) 12 and WPSHC. The problem: Too often hospitals work in silos. OSMH has led regional efforts to identify opportunities to-integrate obstetrical...Read More
The Workplace Rehabilitation Service is an organization which brings together all treatment, rehabilitation and support services offered by the Community Mental Health Center and Campbellton Addiction Treatment Centers. The new service started in New-Brunswick in...Read More
Since the visit by the Ordre des infirmières and infirmiers du Québec [Quebec Order of Nurses] in 2010, the evaluation of the risk of falling by users has been carried out based on the Morse scale, a method recognized in several care areas. Using this scale, the...Read More
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Health Standards Organization (HSO) and its affiliate, Accreditation Canada, have been identifying and publishing Leading Practices in the Leading Practices Library for over 15 years. A Leading Practice is a practice carried out by a health and/or social service organization that has demonstrated a positive change, is people centred, safe and efficient.
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