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Quality improvement in primary care – Summary of 2014-15 QIPs

Jan. 8 – Health Quality Ontario has released reports summarizing the quality improvement plans (QIPs) submitted this year by health care organizations across Ontario.

The Insights into Quality Improvement – Key Observations: 2014-15 Quality Improvement Plans are reports that span acute hospitalsinter-professional primary care organizationshome care, and long-term care and are part of HQO’s new quality improvement plan report series highlighting emerging trends, lessons learned, and opportunities for quality improvement across Ontario’s health sectors.

This is the second year that inter-professional primary care organizations submitted QIPs. The primary care report provides information on  what providers in Ontario are focusing on to improve quality of care, what change ideas may lead to improvements in future years, and where there may be opportunities to learn from others.