HQCA releases two reports that address continuing care in Alberta

Posted Jun 5, 2014

The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) released findings and recommendations from two separate reviews that focused on the quality of continuing care in Alberta. The first report examined the quality and patient safety implications of Alberta Health Services’ (AHS) policy on continuing care wait lists. The second report looked at the structures and processes that support quality assurance of publicly funded continuing care services in Alberta, including home care, supportive living, and long-term care.

Click here to view the News Release.

Click here to view the “Review of Alberta Health Services’ Continuing Care Wait List: First Available Appropriate Living Option Policy”.

Click here to view the “Review of Quality Assurance in Continuing Care Health Services in Alberta”.