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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Quality Standards Webinar Library

We are excited to share with you this new Quality Standards Webinar Library, where providers will be able to locate recordings of webinars, resources and tools related to many of the quality standards. These webinars share what works and what doesn’t …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Opportunity to provide feedback on the quality standard placemats

The Quality Standards (QS) team has developed a tool called the QS Placemat, to complement the resources that are part of the quality standards package. We are reaching out to primary care providers to help us test and understand the functionality and …

5 mois

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Improving Care for Patients with Delirium: Spotlight on Trillium Health Partner’s Delirium Team

Despite the obvious burdens to individuals and the health care system, delirium is often unrecognized, misdiagnosed as another disorder, or misattributed to dementia. However, early identification of risk factors is important because delirium can be …

5 mois

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Quality Standard Placemats: EMR User Guides now available

Ontario Health recently developed the quality standard (QS) placemat in response to primary care feedback. The quality standard placemat highlights key elements of care from the quality standard and offers the following features: is an evidence …

7 mois

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Medication Safety Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Ontario Health’s Medication Safety Quality Standard  addresses care for people of all ages who are taking one or more medications. It focuses on care in all settings relevant to medication safety, including primary health care, specialist health care, …

7 mois

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  • Peter WoodGlobal electronic rights to both the Beers List and Stop/Start criteria are owned exclusively by https://csishealth.com/

    According to their site:

    "We are the only company licensed to apply
    Beers Criteria and StoppStart™ Criteria.
    Developed to review medication appropriateness for older patients with multiple morbidities.

    CSIS Health has an exclusive commercial partnership with the American Geriatrics Society (AGS)
    to deliver the first electronic version of the AGS Beers Criteria."
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    We have created with along with McMaster University, the Department of Family Medicine, and the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists a publicly available potentially inappropriate medicines list at https://pimsplus.org. This list and multiple other screens are available as an approved integration with PointClickCare EMR. See https://TaperMD.com for more information.5 mois
  • Apurva ShirodkarHi Peter, 
    Thanks for sharing!

    Apurva
    QS team5 mois
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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Delirium Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Ontario Health’s Delirium Quality Standard provides guidance on the care for adults age 18 years or older who are at risk for delirium or who are experiencing symptoms of delirium. It includes people who are in the following care settings: …

8 mois

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Webinar Q&A Follow Up:Recognizing and Managing Anxiety Disorders in Primary Care During COVID-19

On Tuesday, February 9 th , 2021, the quality standards team at Ontario Health hosted a webinar for a primary care audience to talk about how to manage and recognize anxiety disorders during the COVID-19 pandemic. The webinar was moderated by Dr. David …

9 mois

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Implementing the Osteoarthritis Quality Standard: Spotlight on the Holland Bone and Joint Program

Ontario Health had a chance to catch up with Suzanne Denis, Advanced Practice Physiotherapist, Holland Bone and Joint Program, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, to learn how she and her team are adopting the Osteoarthritis Quality Standard while …

11 mois

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Low back pain care from the frontline: Interview with Dr. Eugene Wai

Low back pain is best managed using a holistic approach that includes providing education, self-management strategies, and psychosocial support when needed. However, there is often poor uptake and lack of consistency in implementing these recommendations …

11 mois

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Providing virtual low back pain care: Lessons learned from Belleville Nurse Practitioner Led Clinic

Two years ago, Belleville Nurse Practitioner Led Clinic (NPLC) was one of seven sites implementing Ontario’s Primary Care Low Back Pain Pilot Program . Since then, the way care is being provided to patients has changed. Ontario Health had a chance to …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Quality Standards: Tools for Implementation

Ontario Health has released the following mental health–related quality standards for adults (18 years of age and older) in all health care settings (with a focus on primary and community care): Anxiety Disorders Quality Standard : focusing on …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Asthma Care in the Community Quality Standards: Tools for Implementation

Ontario Health has released two quality standards for asthma care with a focus on primary care and care in community-based settings: Asthma in Children and Adolescents: Care in the Community for People Under 16 Years of Age Asthma in …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Problematic Alcohol Use and Alcohol Use Disorder Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Ontario Health (Quality)’s Problematic Alcohol Use and Alcohol Use Disorder Quality Standard provides guidance on the care for people 15 years of age and older with problematic alcohol use or alcohol use disorder. The quality standard applies to all …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Wound Care Quality Standards: Tools for Implementation

Health Quality Ontario released the following three wound care-related quality standards for all health care settings (including primary care, home and community care, long-term care, and acute care): Pressure Injuries Diabetic Foot Ulcers …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Pressure Injuries Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Health Quality Ontario’s Pressure Injuries Quality Standard focuses on care for people who have developed or are at risk of developing a pressure injury. The scope of the standard covers all settings, including primary care, home and community care, long …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Venous Leg Ulcers Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Health Quality Ontario’s Venous Leg Ulcers Quality Standard focuses on care for people who have developed or are at risk of developing a venous leg ulcer. The scope of the standard covers all settings, including primary care, home and community care, …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Diabetic Foot Ulcers Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Health Quality Ontario’s Diabetic Foot Ulcers Quality Standard focuses on care for people who have developed or are at risk of developing a diabetic foot ulcer. The scope of the standard covers all settings, including primary care, home and community …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Vaginal Birth After Caesarean Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Health Quality Ontario’s Vaginal Birth After Caesarean Quality Standard addressescare for people who have had a Caesarean birth and are planning their nextbirth. It focuses on care for people who are pregnant with one baby who ishead-down and at full …

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Health Quality Ontario’s Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Quality Standard addressescare for people of reproductive age who have heavy menstrual bleeding,regardless of the underlying cause. The quality standard includes both acuteand chronic heavy menstrual …

2 ans

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Quality Standards Teama partagé: Hip Fracture Quality Standard: Tools for Implementation

Health Quality Ontario’s Hip Fracture Quality Standard includes 15 quality statements addressing carefor adults aged 50 years and older undergoing surgery for fragility hipfractures from the emergency department to threemonths following surgery. …

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