Excellence in Practice


Excellence in Practice Poster Displays

With a complex and ever-changing health care system, embracing evolution is the only way to change it for the better. HealthAchieve continues to inspire ideas and innovation by providing global health care and business leaders with an unparalleled opportunity to learn from each other, share their ideas, and evolve their perspectives at a conference that evolves right along with them. 

This year's Excellence in Practice Poster Display  features abstracts from health care organizations from across the province on a diverse range of topics, including patient safety and quality, data analytics, patient and family centred care and system reconfiguration. 

A full list of participating organizations and the title of their display is included in the below table.

OrganizationDisplay TitlePoster Board Number
 Hamilton Health Sciences​​CQI (Continuous Quality Improvement)​1
 St. Michael's Hospital​​Hand Hygience (HH) Compliance​2
​Sunnybrook's Holland Orthopaedic and Arthritic Centre​myHip&Knee​3
​Niagara Health​Never Events for Hospital Care​4
​Kingston Health Sciences Centre​Home First Philosophy to the Emergency Department​5
​Circle of Care, Sinai Health System​Care Navigator​6
Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant LHIN
​Change in Health Care Utilization Following Coordinated Care Planning: A Quasi- Experimental Study​7
​HIROC​Risk Assessment Checklists ​8
​Seniors Quality Leap InitiativeUsing Data to Drive Improvements in Pain  Management  for Residents Living in Long Term Care​9
St. Joseph's Health Centre​Medication Reconciliation (Med Rec)​10
​St. Michael's Hospital​A Daytime Fall Prevention Strategy​11
​Children Hospital of Eastern Ontario​Newcomer Navigator​12
​OpenLab, University Health Network​Patient Oriented Discharge Summaries (PODS)​13
​Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region​Accountable Care Unit (ACU)​14
​Hopital de Smooth Rock Falls Hospital​Model of Excellence for Small Hospitals (MESH)​15
​Humber River Hospital​Quality Improvement Project: Mother and Baby Unit is Going Quiet​16
​Niagara Health​AHEAD Program - Anterior Hip Early Ambulation and Discharge​17
​Scarborough and Rouge Hospital​An Innovative, Integrated Approach to Patient and Family Care in the NICU and ICU​18
​St. Joseph's Care Group - Mental Health Outpatient Programs​The Decision Guide Model: Applying the Concept of Decision Coaching to Mental Health Treatment​19
​St. Michael's Hospital​Managing Responsive Behaviours - "High Observation Rounds"​20
​Hamilton Health Sciences​Establishment of a Comprehensive Radiation Safety Program across Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph's Healthcare​21
​Stroke Netwokr of Southeastern Ontario/Kingston Health Sciences Centre​Geographic Consolidation of Acute Stroke Unit Care Improves Outcomes for Three Communities​22
​St. Joseph's Health Care London​Improving Physician Engagement​23
​Orillia Soldiers' Memorial Hospital​Alternate Level of Care​24
​eHealth Centre of Excellence​An Evaluation Model to Support an Innovative Vendor Agreement Process​25
​Niagara Health​Targeting Malnutrition Using the Integrated Nutrition Pathway for Acute Care (INPAC) at Niagara Health: A Quality Improvement Initiative ​26
​Kingston Health Sciences Centre, Hotel Dieu Hospital site​A High Efficiency Surgical Suite​27
​Ministry of Children and Youth Services/Children's Facilities-CPRI​interRAI Child and Youth Mental Health (ChYMH)​28
​St. Michael's Hospital ​Mid East Toronto​29
​Kemptville District Hospital​The Perfect Score. How KDH Achieved 100% and Accredited With Exemplary Standing​30

Be sure to check out this year's Abstract display on the south side of the exhibit floor. To view the interactive map of the show floor click here.  

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