National Long-Term Care Services Standard

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...
Letter from Leslee

Letter from Leslee

Introducing our New Continuous Assessment Program Greetings, As 2020 comes to a close, all of us at Health Standards Organization (HSO) and Accreditation Canada (AC) are reflecting on the unusual year that was for all of us. This past year has tested our resilience,...
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...