Institute for Healthcare and Improvement 24th Annual National Forum on Quality Improvement in Health Care

Considered a premier “meeting place,” this event will unite thousands of health care leaders from around the world to engage in hundreds of defining moments that will shape the future of health care quality.

Website: http://www.ihi.org/offerings/Conferences/Forum2012/Pages/default.aspx

CFHI-led Session: Creative Breakthroughs: Collaboration for Innovation & Improvement

Collaboration for Innovation and Improvement is a program designed to help partners work together in a specially tailored learning process focused on improving healthcare for Canadians. Working collaboratively, healthcare organizations improve their ability to analyze the issues they face and develop the processes, tools, learning systems and leadership they need to create and implement evidence-driven solutions. This interactive session features case studies, illustrating innovative, team-based approaches to driving systems improvement, with robust evaluation built in. 

Presenters:

Verma, Jennifer, Director, Collaboration for Innovation and Improvement, Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
O'Connor, Patricia, RN, Director of Nursing and Chief Nursing Officer, McGill University Health Centre
Allen, Donna, RN, Director, Territorial Health Services, Department of Health and Social Services
Gaulton, Catherine, Vice President of Performance Excellence and General Counsel, Capital District Health Authority
Simoneau, Cheryl-Anne, MUHC Patient Engagement Project