Advancing Patient Safety and Quality Care in Belgium and Beyond

Advancing Patient Safety and Quality Care in Belgium and Beyond

Dr. Bernard Leduc, Board Chair of HSO & AC, gathered with health system leaders in Belgium this month to discuss patient safety priorities during a series of events. Topics ranged from Assisted Reproductive Technologies to long-term care. Clients shared their...
Webinar – Canadian Patient Safety Week 2022

Webinar – Canadian Patient Safety Week 2022

October 24 to October 28 is Canadian Patient Safety Week 2022, and the theme is “Press play on Safety Conversations,” focusing on safer care of older adults through safety conversations and actions. In partnership with Healthcare Excellence Canada, we are hosting a...
Truth, Reconciliation and You

Truth, Reconciliation and You

Friday, September 30th marks the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. Commemorating painful truths about the abuse and deaths of children in the Indian residential school system and the inter-generational trauma survivors and their descendants are...
World Patient Safety Day 2022

World Patient Safety Day 2022

On September 17, we joined in to raise global awareness and promote the WHO’s World Patient Safety Day, established in 2019 by the 72nd World Health Assembly through the adoption of resolution WHA72.6 – “Global action on patient safety.” HSO’s...
FNHA and HSO Release BC Cultural Safety and Humility Standard

FNHA and HSO Release BC Cultural Safety and Humility Standard

June 14, 2022 – The First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) and Health Standards Organization (HSO) have released the British Columbia (BC) Cultural Safety and Humility Standard, a tool that will enable organizations to address indigenous-specific racism and build a...