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Indicators & Change Ideas

Are you looking to improve the issues facing today’s health care system?

 

Explore the quality indicators being tracked by health care organizations in Ontario through Quality Improvement Plans (QIPs) and change ideas to help improve them. Connect with others to share your experiences and ideas of your own.

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Repeat emergency visits for mental health

Repeat emergency visits for mental health can occur due to issues such as poor access to adequate community-based care and/or challenges in medication adherence and self-care. They may be indicative of a negative clinical outcome or lack of services.

Click here to visit Health Quality Ontario’s Indicator Library to view how to measure repeat emergency visits for mental health.

Change Ideas

Motivate patients/clients towards self-care and enhance system navigation ability


Engage patients/clients in discharge planning


Connect patients/clients to community services that meet their needs

Repeat emergency visits for mental health

Repeat emergency visits for mental health can occur due to issues such as poor access to adequate community-based care and/or challenges in medication adherence and self-care. They may be indicative of a negative clinical outcome or lack of services.

Click here to visit Health Quality Ontario’s Indicator Library to view how to measure repeat emergency visits for mental health.

Change Ideas

Motivate patients/clients towards self-care and enhance system navigation ability


Engage patients/clients in discharge planning


Connect patients/clients to community services that meet their needs