Certificate in Patient Safety & Quality Management Course

Please visit www.patientsafetycourse.ca for more details on the course or email education@hqca.ca if you have questions.

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About the Certificate Course in Patient Safety & Quality Management

Designed for healthcare professionals who want to expand their working understanding of patient safety and quality management concepts, this course is sponsored by the HQCA and the Ward of the 21st Century (W21C).

It runs from September 2016 to March 2017 and is offered through the University of Calgary’s Office of Continuing Medical Education & Professional Development.

Participants will:

  • Be eligible for continuing education credits

  • Be able to distinguish and describe the components of a healthcare safety & quality model

  • Be able to describe core principles of patient safety & quality

  • Be able to identify key strategies for designing and delivering safer/higher quality healthcare

Questions? Email education@hqca.ca


2015 Keynote Presentation Day

Mark Fleming, CN professor of Safety, CN Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, Saint Mary’s University, Halifax, NS

“Where is the ‘patient’ in patient safety culture?”

Course participant project presentations and poster presentations took place after the keynote presentation March 6, 2015.


2014 Keynote Presentation - Dr. Eduardo Salas presents at the Patient Safety & Quality Management Course Presentation Day