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What is Health Quality

How Health Equity drives our work

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We believe that equity cannot just be implicit in our work. It needs to be explicitly reflected in all that we do at Health Quality Ontario.

And so, we’re embedding equity into our quality efforts.

Here’s how.


HEALTH IN THE NORTH

Our report shows stubborn and persistent deficiencies in the care people receive in the province’s northern regions

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Front cover of health equity report: Health in the North

HOW IS OUR HEALTH SYSTEM PERFORMING?

Our latest review of Ontario’s health system reveals gaps in care when broken down by factors like income, geography, and education

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Front cover of Measuring Up 2016 – a yearly report on how the provincial health system is performing

QUALITY STANDARDS

Our concise, evidence-based actions to help deliver more equitable care

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INCOME AND HEALTH

Our report shows how income is associated with health risks, care and outcomes among people in Ontario

Read the report
Front cover of the health equity report: Income and Health

ENGAGING PATIENTS

Bringing the voice of patients, families and the public directly to the work we do means engaging with people who’ve experienced a range of inequities

Meet our patient advisors
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HEALTH EQUITY IN CONVERSATION

As a critical part of quality care, health equity comes up often in our CEO’s blog

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Let’s make our health system healthier

Join Our Patient, Family and Public Advisors Program

Patients, families and the public are central to improving health quality.


Claude Lurette and Kowsiya Vijayartnam, Health Quality Ontario Patient, Family and Caregiver Advisors Council Co-Chairs

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