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...
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,...