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Evidence to Improve Care

Transitions Between Hospital and Home

Care for People of All Ages

Ontario Health (Quality) thanks the following individuals for their generous, voluntary contributions of time and expertise to help create this quality standard:

Amir Ginzburg (co-chair)
Chief and Medical Director, Medicine Program, Trillium Health Partners
Clinical Quality Lead, Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network and Health Quality Ontario

Lianne Jeffs (co-chair)
Research and Innovation Lead and Scholar in Residence, Sinai Health System
Nursing and Health Disciplines Senior Clinician Scientist, Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute

Carole Ann Alloway
Cofounder, Family Caregivers Voice
Lived Experience Advisor

Chantal Backman
Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa

Tanya Baker
Clinical Practice and Patient Safety Manager, Bayshore HealthCare

Carole Beauvais
Chief Executive Officer, Nucleus Independent Living

Lara de Sousa
Vice-President, Client Services, Circle of Care, Sinai Health System

Julie Drury
Lived Experience Advisor
Minister’s Patient and Family Advisory Council, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Laurie Hebert
Patient Flow, Discharge Planner, Health Link Coordinator, Arnprior Regional Health

Helen Janzen
Manager, Integrated Community Service Programs
Lead, Long-Term Care and Placement, Waterloo Wellington Local Health Integration Network

Helene LaCroix
Vice-President, Clinical Innovations, Saint Elizabeth Health

Brenda Laurin
Co-chair, Health Quality Ontario Patient, Family and Public Advisors Council
Lived Experience Advisor

Joanne Maxwell
Senior Director, Collaborative Practice, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital

Susan McKenna
Clinical Lead Pharmacist, Pharmacy Services, Kingston Health Sciences Centre

Jennifer Mills
Executive Director, Quinte and District Rehabilitation

Andrea Moser
Associate Medical Director, Long-Term Care and Chief Medical Information Officer, Baycrest Health Sciences
Clinical Quality Lead, Health Quality Ontario

Shailesh Nadkarni
Regional Director, Patient Care and Partnerships, Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant Local Health Integration Network

Elly Nadorp
Care Coordinator Coach, Western Ottawa Health Link
Social Worker, Pinecrest Queensway Community Health Centre

Diana Nichol
Registered Nurse and Quality Improvement and Effective Transitions Lead, Tilbury District Family Health Team

Michael Nickerson
Lived Experience Advisor

Karen Okrainec
Clinician Scientist, University Health Network, University of Toronto

Thuy-Nga (Tia) Pham
Physician Lead, South East Toronto Family Health Team

Suzanne Saulnier
Director of Behavioural Support Services, LOFT Community Services

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