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Quality Improvement


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IDEAS (Improving & Driving Excellence Across Sectors) is a training program focused on quality improvement. It’s designed for all health care professionals in Ontario – both emerging and established.

Gain the knowledge and practical skills for participating in and leading quality improvement initiatives through two progressive programs: an introductory course, and an advanced learning course.

In partnership with Health Quality Ontario, the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, the University of Toronto’s Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, and seven Ontario universities.


Take an introductory course on key concepts and methods

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Gain the knowledge and skills to lead projects

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Join other graduates in an active quality improvement community

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Search through a repository of IDEAS projects

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

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