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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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Time to inpatient bed

Time to inpatient bed reflects patient flow in the hospital. It may be influenced by many factors, including the availability of inpatient beds, the alternate level of care rate, the patient population and the hospital’s resources.

Click here to visit Health Quality Ontario’s Indicator Library to view how to measure this indicator.


Key resources

Achieving Hospital-wide Patient Flow: The Right Care, in the Right Place at the Right Time by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Change Ideas

Optimize patient flow throughout the hospital


Reduce avoidable hospital readmissions to increase bed availability

Time to inpatient bed

Time to inpatient bed reflects patient flow in the hospital. It may be influenced by many factors, including the availability of inpatient beds, the alternate level of care rate, the patient population and the hospital’s resources.

Click here to visit Health Quality Ontario’s Indicator Library to view how to measure this indicator.


Key resources

Achieving Hospital-wide Patient Flow: The Right Care, in the Right Place at the Right Time by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement

Change Ideas

Optimize patient flow throughout the hospital


Reduce avoidable hospital readmissions to increase bed availability