Welcome to the Centre for Quality Improvement and Patient Safety (C-QuIPS)



This video was showcased at the Annual Institute for Healthcare Improvement Conference in Orlando, Florida in 2010 as a part of a series profiling organizations doing innovative work in patient safety and quality improvement. The Centre was the only non-US organization spotlighted in the series and was chosen based on our work in building capacity and engaging faculty in patient safety efforts.

Research in Progress Rounds

Written on 18/04/2013, 11:22 by admin

Research in Progress Rounds
Speaker: Carol Fancott
Title: "Letting stories breathe": Using patient stories for organizational learning and improvement
Date: Wed, Nov 19th, 2014
Time: 12 – 1PM
Venue: 525 University Ave., Rm. 630

New Publications in Patient Safety

Written on 11/02/2010, 16:27 by

Aiken LH, Sloane DM, Bruyneel L, Van den Heede K, Griffiths P, Busse R, et al. Nurse staffing and education and hospital mortality in nine European countries: a retrospective observational study. Lancet. 2014 May 24;383(9931):1824-30.

Urbach DR, Govindarajan A, Saskin R, et al. Introduction of surgical safety checklists in Ontario, Canada. N Engl J Med. 2014 Mar 13;370(11):1029-38.

Kennerly DA, Kudyakov R, da Graca B, Saldaña M, Compton J, Nicewander D, et al. Characterization of Adverse Events Detected in a Large Health Care Delivery System Using an Enhanced Global Trigger Tool over a Five-Year Interval. Health Serv Res. 2014 Mar 13. [Epub ahead of print]