Studies and Reviews

Studies and Reviews

Studies and Reviews

The HQCA conducts studies and reviews of various facets of Alberta’s healthcare system. This work helps us fulfill the following areas of our mandate:

  • Measure, monitor and assess patient safety and health service quality.
  • Identify effective practices and make recommendations for the improvement of patient safety and health service quality.
  • Assist in the implementation and evaluation of activities, strategies and mechanisms designed to improve patient safety and health service quality.
  • Assess or study matters respecting patient safety and health service quality.
  • Appoint a panel and provide administrative support for public inquiries relating to the health system, as directed by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.

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