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The Acute Care for Elders (ACE) Unit at Mount Sinai Hospital (MSH) was developed to improve care to older hospitalized patients. The ACE unit is a unique and specialized General Internal Medicine Unit (GIM) recognizing the needs of acutely ill older patients and...Read More
While several organizations make it a practice to train or develop a Tracer Team prior to an accreditation survey visit, sustainability is always a challenge. Momentum is lost and tracers cease. Lakeridge Health is unique in that we approached our initial training...Read More
Our clients gave us the information about their need for a pleasurable dining experience through resident surveys. They indicated that at times they felt rushed and it was often noisy in the dining room. Quality Dining is a practice that is creative in that it ensures...Read More
The Clinical Prevention Centre (CPC) aims to promote access to preventive services to adults aged 18 to 60 who have registered with the access program for clients without a family doctor, and who do not have a medical diagnosis or recurring symptoms requiring ongoing...Read More
There is growing evidence that patient recovery from surgery can be enhanced through pre and perioperative interventions. However, one of the challenges in translating knowledge into practice is turning paper-based recommendations into actions. Even when practitioners...Read More
The acute care in-patient psychiatry unit of the Montreal General Hospital (MGH) changed the patient admission process from individual professional assessment interviews with the patient over the course of several days to one team interview. This was an initiative...Read More
Contexte préalable : L’équipe de physiothérapie du soutien à domicile au CSSS La Pommeraie est reconnue pour être proactive dans le dossier de la prévention des chutes. La clientèle inscrite au programme Perte d’autonomie liée au vieillissement (PALV) bénéficie d’un...Read More
Rapid Response Teams, High-Acuity Response Teams (HART), and Medical Emergency Teams (MET) comprise groups of health care professionals which respond to high acuity cases in an effort to decrease the risk of further deterioration. The implementation of such teams...Read More
Mount Sinai Hospital has identified Leadership as a core competency in the belief that every employee has the opportunity to be a leader regardless of their function or position in the hospital. Mount Sinai Hospital Healthcare Leadership Institute, partnered with...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. The Leading Practices Library is a knowledge sharing resource of innovative practices that have been identified through a rigorous evaluation process, and shared with the public, policy makers and organizations who are seeking ways to improve the quality of health services for all. Practices that are recognized as Leading Practices are published in the Leading Practices Library and also be advertised through HSO outreach events such as seminars, conferences, education materials; accrediting bodies affiliated with HSO etc.
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