October 4-7: North American Conference on Integrated Care (NACIC)

October 4-7: North American Conference on Integrated Care (NACIC)

From October 4-7, 2021, attendees will come together virtually to share and learn about ‘Co-designing for health and wellbeing with individuals and communities’ at the first-ever North American international conference on integrated care (NACIC). Organized by...
World Patient Safety Day: September 17, 2021

World Patient Safety Day: September 17, 2021

The theme for this year’s World Patient Safety Day is Safe maternal and newborn care: Act now for safe and respectful childbirth. World Patient Safety Day was first established in 2019 to: Enhance global understanding of patient safety Increase public engagement in...
Baycrest: A COVID-19 success story

Baycrest: A COVID-19 success story

When COVID-19 began to spread within Ontario, the inpatient mental health team at Baycrest knew they had to act quickly to protect their high-risk patients. Located in Toronto, Ont., in a neighbourhood considered to be a COVID-19 hotspot, Baycrest is a leader in...
Moving the needle forward on Quality and Safety: HSO is pleased to announce the members of its Long-Term Care Services Technical Committee

National Long-Term Care Services Standard

OTTAWA – The Standards Council of Canada (SCC), Health Standards Organization (HSO), and Canadian Standards Association (CSA Group) are collaborating to develop two new complementary National Standards for Long-Term Care that will be shaped by the needs of...