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HQC publishes Saskatchewan Change Day e-book

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Next Quality Summit to be held on October 17 and 18, 2016

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HQC researcher serves as principal investigator for hotspotting project

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New tool to help SK health regions use interdisciplinary rounding

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Pass-through cupboards will reduce time staff spend searching for supplies in new Moose Jaw hospital

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New resource supports changes aimed at providing the right care in the right setting

HQC Posted on Monday, November 30, 2015 2:40 PM

Many Saskatchewan patients are still in hospital after they no longer require the intensity of service provided in this care setting. Often these patients remain in hospital because the type of care they do need is not available. This is one of several factors contributing to long waits in emergency departments. Over the past year a team involved with the provincial Emergency Department Waits and Patient Flow Initiative has developed a standard definition for these Alternat...

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Patients receiving medications faster

Posted on November 27, 2015 by Ministry of Health

When we need prescription medications, we want to receive them as soon as possible. But some patients prescribed exceptional drug status (EDS) drugs were waiting longer than expected. Staff at the Min... + read more

Innovative system changes how Saskatoon Health Region responds to safety events

Posted on November 16, 2015 by Saskatoon Health Region

If you want to report a safety event in Saskatoon Health Region, who are you going to call? Petrina McGrath, Saskatoon Health Region’s Vice-President of People, Practice and Quality, is hoping you’ll ... + read more

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