SAVE THE DATE! QI Innovations 2023 Virtual Conference- April 18, 2023

The Excellence through Quality Improvement Project (E-QIP), Ontario Health, the Knowledge Institute on Child and Youth Mental Health and Addictions and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) are pleased to announce we are partnering again this year to deliver a QI Innovations conference and you’re invited! This year’s conference is taking place April…

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Digital Health Week Spotlight Series: CMHA Fort Frances on their new Mental Health Remote Care Monitoring Program

Recently we caught up with E-QIP QI project coaching alumni CMHA Fort Frances to discuss their experience of using virtual care to improve outcomes for their clients. here’s what they shared with us: Through the Rainy River District Ontario Health Team; the Canadian Mental Health Association Fort Frances Branch (CMHAFF) and Fort Frances Family Health…

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Digital Health Week Spotlight Series: YouthHab on Enhancing Virtual Access

Recently we caught up with E-QIP Cohort 6 alumni YouthHab to discuss their experience of using virtual care to improve outcomes for their clients. here’s what they shared with us: Earlier this year we conducted a virtual care survey for YouthHab clients receiving virtual care in our Mental Health and Transitional Aged Youth (TAY) programs.…

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E-QIP Celebrates Digital Health Week! (Nov 14-20)

Digital Health Week 2022 is here and E-QIP is ready to celebrate! From Monday, November 14th to Friday, November 20th we will be sharing resources and success stories from community mental health and addiction providers related to the delivery of virtual care and digital health. E-QIP recommends joining the celebration by taking some time to…

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New Webinar Series from E-QIP! Better Data, Better Outcomes-Use of Standardized Tools in Ontario’s Community Mental Health and Addiction (MHA) Sector

The objective of this web series is to increase confidence, use and uptake of standardized tools and associated data for decision making in the MHA sector.  E-QIP (EXCELLENCE THROUGH QUALITY IMPROVEMENT PROJECT) will deliver a webinar and a virtual workshop for each highlighted tool.  These sessions are open to all including those who are already…

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PSSP Resource, “Standardized Tools: An Exploration of Implementation Barriers and Enablers” Now Available!

The Provincial System Support Program (PSSP) at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has recently released an implementation resource they helped develop. This resource, entitled ‘Standardized Tools: An Exploration of Implementation Barriers and Enablers’ was presented at our recent QI Innovations conference in April 2022. This resource outlines common barriers to the adoption…

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Congratulations to our Cohort 6 QI and Data Project Coaching Teams!

The E-QIP team would like to congratulate our Cohort 6 teams on your success as you wrap up your QI project work! From September-April these teams met regularly to work on an identified quality issue within their organization. This June, these teams shared back their progress with each other and the E-QIP team over three…

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Registration Now Open for Ontario Health’s Mental Health and Addictions Provincial Data and Digital Initiative Webinar

Ontario Health’s Mental Health and Addictions Centre of Excellence is hosting an information session on the provincial mental health and addictions data and digital initiative. This initiative will provide us with the data elements needed to support better coordinated care, system planning, quality improvement, and reporting. The webinar is part of a series of regular…

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PSSP at CAMH have officially launched their OPOC Equity Modules!

In 2021, PSSP conducted a survey that showed many OPOC users feel uncertain about how to use the tool to help assess and address health equity issues in the delivery of service. Since then, PSSP has utilized this feedback to create a new OPOC equity improvement course to help build agency capacity to collect, understand,…

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