Healthcare basics for Albertans now available

Together with patients, families, citizens and healthcare providers, Alberta Health Services is launching the first in a series of topics for Albertans to understand the healthcare landscape. Healthcare 101 is an online information series

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FOCUS on Emergency Departments – Q4 data

We’ve updated all the charts on the HQCA’s FOCUS on Emergency Departments website with new data. The time period for the new data is the fourth quarter of the 2017-18 fiscal year (January, February, March). FOCUS on Emergency Departments

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2018 Patient Experience Award Recipients Announced

Today the HQCA announced four recipients of its 2018 Patient Experience Award. We encourage you to read about the recipients here. As part of this award, the winners will receive funding to participate in a patient experience, quality, or

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Introducing TeamSTEPPS Canada!

The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) is proud to partner with the Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) to offer, for the first time in Canada, a foundational course for developing high-functioning teams. TeamSTEPPS® is an

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The “I’m Still Me” Report

Today, we released “I’m Still Me: The Lived Experiences of Residents in Designated Supportive Living Report.” This is the first report of its kind to be released in Alberta, giving a voice to the individuals who live in care and depend on

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HQCA – One of Alberta’s Top Employers for 2018

The HQCA was proud to be selected as one of Alberta’s Top Employers for 2018. We were excited to be given this award that recognizes employers leading their industries in offering exceptional places to work. The HQCA works to ensure it’s

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