Quality Forum 2024

Bringing together BC’s health care community to share and discuss how to improve quality across the continuum of care.

Applying “What Matters to You?” for Workforce Well-Being

Online (Zoom)

This webinar aims to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of workforce well-being through the question “What Matters to You?”, its relationship to quality improvement, and practical tools and techniques for fostering a positive work environment and driving organizational success.

Integrated Care Team Training

Health Quality BC 201-750 Pender St W, Vancouver, BC

This new training opportunity is for leaders and teams across British Columbia interested in implementing, advancing and improving team-based primary care in their setting.

Clinician Fellowship in Health Care Quality Information Session – May 22

Online (Zoom)

Event Description Join us at our information session to learn more about the Clinician Fellowship in Health Care Quality program. Learn its objectives, application process, eligibility criteria, and timeline. We will conclude the session with a Q&A to address any questions you may have. Event Details Clinician Fellowship in Health Care Quality Information Session –...

Workshop: Data-Driven Improvement

Okanagan room, Coast Capri Hotel 1171 Harvey Avenue, Kelowna, BC

Measurement and the effective use of data are cornerstones of any improvement effort, from incremental changes to radical transformations, but it can be difficult to know where to begin. The workshop will explore how data can be used to drive the improvements we wish to see – setting up measurement systems that work, analyzing data to uncover new insights and monitoring improvements over time.

Workshop: Fundamentals for Quality Improvement

Online (Zoom)

The capability to lead improvement is vital to advancing quality in the health care system. This workshop introduces health care professionals to foundational quality improvement principles and practices required to lead, implement, and sustain quality initiatives within their organization.

LCHQ Webinar: Patient and Family Engagement in Sustainable QI

Online (Zoom)

Climate change is the biggest health threat of the 21st century and we all have a role to play in reducing the carbon footprint of health services. Patients, families, and health care professionals are all well positioned to be effective champions for climate solutions, and partnering together will get us closer to a climate-friendly health system. Many patients are willing to talk about greener alternatives to their care (e.g. low-carbon inhalers) and are also advocates for advancing lower-carbon health care processes and treatments.

Quality Café – Defining Quality: Using the BC Health Quality Matrix

Online (Zoom)

This Quality Café will explore how the Matrix defines the core components of quality. It will cover practical ways that the health care system can use the Matrix as a framework for care that is respectful, safe, accessible, appropriate, effective, equitable and efficient for all.

Optimizing Wellness while Working in the Mental Health & Substance Use (MHSU) Space

Online (Zoom)

This webinar will focus on wellness for those who are involved in OUD care in the primary care setting. We will be joined by leaders in this space and prescribers in the community, who will lend their experiences and expertise. It will open with each panelist sharing their experience and journey with maintaining wellness while doing this work. We will reserve most of the webinar time to engage in a question-and-answer period with the panel.

LOUD in the ED 2024-2025 – Information Session 1

Online (Zoom)

Are you interested in participating in the LOUD in the ED Collaborative and/or want to ask our team questions before completing the expression of interest form? Join one of our information sessions in July to hear more details about the collaborative, workstreams, and more! This session will include open time to answer any of your questions, including what participation could look like for you.

Quality Café – Setting up Your QI Project for Success: Making Improvement Charters Work for You

Online (Zoom)

An improvement charter is an important first step when initiating an improvement project. More than just a template, this tool facilitates discussions with project teams and communicates a shared vision. Sharing an example on Sustainability in QI from our Clinician Fellow, Ilona Hale, we will review how using an improvement charter incorporates critical elements for project success.

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Territorial Acknowledgement

We would like to acknowledge that we are living and working with humility and respect on the traditional territories of the First Nations peoples of British Columbia.

We specifically acknowledge and express our gratitude to the keepers of the lands of the ancestral and unceded territory of the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓ilwətaɁɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations, where our main office is located.

We also recognize Métis people and Métis Chartered Communities, as well as the Inuit and urban Indigenous peoples living across the province on various traditional territories.