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 CentremyHip&Knee​3
​Niagara HealthAn Organizational Approach to Addressing Never Events in an Acute Care Hospital​4
​Kingston Health Sciences CentreHome First: Inter-Professional Discharge Planning in the Emergency Department​5
​Circle of Care, Sinai Health SystemInnovation in Collaborative Acute Care - Community Relationships To Enhance the Well-being of Hospitalized Frail Older Adults upon Discharge​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 CentreMedication Reconciliation (Med Rec)​10
​St. Michael's Hospital​A Daytime Fall Prevention Strategy​11
​Children Hospital of Eastern OntarioNewcomer Navigator​12
​OpenLab, University Health NetworkPatient Oriented Discharge Summaries (PODS)​13
​Regina Qu'Appelle Health RegionAccountable Care Unit (ACU)​14
​Hopital de Smooth Rock Falls Hospital​Model of Excellence for Small Hospitals (MESH)​15
​Humber River HospitalQuality 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 ProgramsThe 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 SciencesEstablishment of a Comprehensive Radiation Safety Program across Hamilton Health Sciences and St. Joseph's Healthcare​21
​Stroke Network 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 LondonSuccessful Engagement of Physicians​23
​Orillia Soldiers' Memorial HospitalAlternate Level of Care​24
​eHealth Centre of ExcellenceAn 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 siteA High Efficiency Surgical Suite​27
​Ministry of Children and Youth Services/Children's Facilities-CPRIClosing The Gap: Increasing the Therapeutic Alliance Between Families and Clinicians​28
​St. Michael's Hospital ​Public Engagement in the New LHIN Sub-Region Model​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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