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News & Updates

Patient Experience Awards – Inspiring positive change

Posted Mar 1, 2017

Apply for this year's awards to recognize your initiative that promotes a positive patient experience!

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Alberta's Top Employer 2017

Posted Mar 22, 2017

The HQCA was selected as one of Alberta's Top Employers for 2017.

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STOP! Clean Your Hands Day

Posted Mar 17, 2017

It's time for patients and providers to come together for clean hands – STOP​​! Clean Your Hands​ Day returns Friday, May 5, 2017

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RT @Patient_Safety: On June 8th, 2017, Edmonton will welcome the second National Forum on Simulation for Quality & Safety https://t.co/SNz4

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Healthcare Provider Resources

Healthcare Provider Resources

The HQCA produces publications and materials to help health professionals work toward improvement in areas of health service quality and patient safety.

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Studies and Reviews

Studies and Reviews

The HQCA conducts studies and reviews of various facets of Alberta's healthcare system as part of our mandate to assess or study matters respecting patient safety and health service quality.

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Surveys

Surveys

Surveys provide the HQCA with vital insight into Albertans' experiences with the healthcare system and are a key measure of quality and source of information to improve care and services.

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Education

Education

The HQCA, often in partnership with our stakeholders, offers educational opportunities and practical tools to benefit individuals and teams who are dedicated to improving patient safety and quality.

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