Ontario's new Fixing Long-Term Care Act requires that all homes develop a continuous, interdisciplinary Quality Improvement Committee that includes both residents and families. In this short course you'll get an in-depth look into what the new law requires, along with tools and strategies to make your Quality Improvement Committee a success.
Creating and Integrating a Continuous Quality Improvement Committee
Hannah Bontogon is the Quality and Education Coordinator at Belmont House, a charitable, non-profit home with 140 long-term care beds, and 81 Retirement apartments. Hannah’s role includes quality improvement, risk management, student placements and the staff education and training program. In her work she uses adult education, experiential learning and is committed to anti-racism, anti oppression, equity, diversity and inclusion.
Mary Boutette joined Perley Health in 2014 as the Chief Operating Officer. Previously Mary was the Director of Service Excellence and Director of Quality and Patient Experience at The Ottawa Hospital. Mary holds a Master in Health Administration from the University of Ottawa and a Bachelor of Science Honours, Life Sciences, from Queens University. She completed the IDEAS Advanced Training Program in Quality Improvement in 2014 as part of the first cohort.