Friday, August 2, 2013

Remembering Kevin Leonard / À la mémoire de Kevin Leonard

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The College mourns the passing of Kevin J. Leonard, a regular supporter of College activities and contributor to Healthcare Management Forum. Mr. Leonard, from the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, was an authority on electronic health records and what he called “consumers” with chronic conditions. To view his most recent contribution to Forum, please click here.

ROI Institute Canada: Healthcare Certification Workshop

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ROI Institute Canada: Healthcare Certification Workshop
September 30 - October 4, 2013
Markham, Ontario
  
ROI Institute Canada is delivering a Certification Workshop on Measuring ROI (Return on Investment) in Healthcare September 30 - October 4, 2013. This 5 day workshop, hosted by Saint Elizabeth Health Care, is customized for Canadian Healthcare and builds capability in healthcare leaders and executives in the Phillips ROI Methodology, to prove the value, impact and ROI in healthcare programs and improvement initiatives.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

New Required Organizational Practices (ROPs) from Accreditation Canada / Les nouvelles pratiques organisationnelles requises (POR) d’Agrément Canada

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Accreditation Canada has developed two new Required Organizational Practices (ROPs) for the Leadership and Governance standards as part of the regular cycle of revisions to maintain the currency and relevance of the standards:
  • Accountability for Quality will be added to the Governance standards.
  • Preventing Emergency Department Overcrowding will be added to the Leadership standards. 

The CLEMMER Group: The Extraordinary Leader and The Extraordinary Coach

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The Extraordinary Leader and The Extraordinary Coach
September 19-20, 2013
Calgary, Alberta


Jim Clemmer and The CLEMMER Group are delighted to personally deliver Zenger Folkman's career-changing The Extraordinary Leader (September 19) and The Extraordinary Coach (September 20) Workshops in Calgary.

Saskatchewan Union of Nurses: 2013 Innovators Conference

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2013 Innovators Conference: Measuring the Impact of PFCC
September 30 - October 1, 2013
Regina, Saskatchewan

Today patient- and family-centred care (PFCC) is more than a philosophy or a new model of care; it has become a part of each initiative we launch, and everything we do, to achieve high quality and safe healthcare. Through a comprehensive list of keynote speakers and visionary thinkers, the 2013 Innovators Conference: Measuring the Impact of PFCC will look at the results behind PFCC, new initiatives guiding change in healthcare, and innovative solutions to improving patient-centred care.
 

EXTRA returns in 2014 / Retour de FORCES en 2014

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Calling all healthcare executives!

Become a change agent in healthcare improvement and join an extraordinary learning community.

Executive Training for Healthcare Improvement (EXTRA) fellowships return in 2014! The 14-month program is a unique opportunity for senior healthcare managers to initiate and lead evidence-based improvements within their organizations.