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Evidence to Improve Care

Transitions in Care

From Hospital to Home

A quality standard currently in development



This quality standard will outline what quality care looks like for people transitioning from hospital to home. It is being developed in partnership with an advisory committee of health care providers and patients with lived experience.  Read their Terms of Reference.

This project started in September 2017.

For more information, contact QualityStandards@hqontario.ca.


Transitions in care: Project Update

We captured the experiences of 1,000+ Ontarians to find out what makes a for a smoother transition home from hospital. Now we need the public’s help in prioritizing all the ideas we collected.

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