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Are you looking for skill-building and engagement opportunities to help you grow, learn new ideas, or make new connections? The following is a list of upcoming events hosted by the Health Quality Council or our partners or friends in health and health care in Saskatchewan, nationally, and internationally.

Upcoming Skill-Building Events

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QiPowerHour

Back to Basics: The Model for Improvement (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Glenda Beauchamp, Carla Flogan, and Ian Shaw

In this session we unpack the three questions of the Model for Improvement, its components and how it can be applied in the human services field.

Date & Time
October 29, 2021 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC
External Event

Building Research Together

Speaker(s)
Delanie Passer

Learn more about the First Nations and Métis Health Research Network and how they can support your research priorities.

Date & Time
November 3, 2021 10:00 am-11:00 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
First Nations and Métis Health Research Network
External Event

Saskatchewan Health Research Showcase

Speaker(s)
TBD

The Saskatchewan Health Research Showcase, presented by Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research (SCPOR) and Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) will take place virtually on the mornings of Tuesday, November 16 and Thursday, November 18. This is an exciting event, highlighting health research taking place across our province and featuring experts on a variety of topics. They […]

Date & Time
November 16, 2021 12:00 am-12:00 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research (SCPOR), Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA)
External Event

Saskatchewan Health Research Showcase

Speaker(s)
TBD

The Saskatchewan Health Research Showcase, presented by Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research (SCPOR) and Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) will take place virtually on the mornings of Tuesday, November 16 and Thursday, November 18. This is an exciting event, highlighting health research taking place across our province and featuring experts on a variety of topics. They […]

Date & Time
November 18, 2021 12:00 am-12:00 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research (SCPOR), Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA)

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Quality Café: Virtual Mapping for Health Care Improvement

Speaker(s)
April Price, & Sarah Carriere

Process mapping is a valuable tool that helps us understand the systems that our work occurs in, and how various stakeholder groups experience these systems in the real world. Traditionally, process mapping sessions occur face-to-face with stakeholders contributing to the final product, but the COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to come up with new ways […]

Date & Time
October 20, 2021 2:00 pm-3:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
BC Patient Safety and Quality Council

Choosing Wisely Talks | Are We Using Antibiotics Wisely in Primary Care in the Era of COVID-19?

Speaker(s)
Dr. Jerome Leis,, Dr. Janet Reynolds & Dr. Sacha Bhatia

Antibiotic Use, Appropriateness and the Adoption of Virtual Care While the COVID-19 pandemic will once again create challenges for this year’s cold and flu season, primary care providers have quickly adapted to a combination of virtual and in-person care, along with changes in practice in the management of respiratory tract infections. On October 6 at […]

Date & Time
October 6, 2021 11:00 am-12:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Cohoosing Wisely Canada

Northwest Patient Safety Conference 2021

Speaker(s)
NA

We’re collaborating with the Washington Patient Safety Coalition and the Oregon Patient Safety Commission on this year’s Northwest Patient Safety Conference, which will bring together healthcare professionals and patients to explore how to pursue safety differently and engage in topical sessions on advancing equity in patient safety, empathetic engagement with patients, rebuilding safer health systems […]

Date & Time
October 6, 2021 8:45 am-1:30 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
BC Patient Safety & Quality Council

Wîcihitowin Indigenous Engagement Conference

Speaker(s)
NA

The 7th Wîcihitowin Indigenous Engagement Conference invites community organizations, governments and businesses to learn about inclusive representation of Indigenous people as employees, volunteers and decision-makers. Within the context of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s Calls to Action, if you’re working towards respectful Indigenous engagement and inclusion in a community-based setting, this conference is for you.  […]

Date & Time
October 5, 2021 12:00 am-12:00 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Wîcihitowin Conference Organizing Committee

Learning through a pandemic: Developmental evaluation and vaccine delivery (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Gary Groot & Patrick Falstein

In this session, Dr. Gary Groot and HQC’s Patrick Falastein share how teams at the SHA, U of S and HQC came together to evaluate COVID vaccine roll-outs using a rapid feedback mechanism.

Date & Time
September 24, 2021 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Bridging the Gap Between Evidence and Practice: What Is All the Fuss About Integrated Knowledge Translation?

Speaker(s)
Dr. Ian Graham

Delivering appropriate care means following the latest evidence. However, bridging the gap between what is known from research and what is actually done in health care is a difficult task. The focus can often be on improving how knowledge is shared, rather than how it’s produced. On September 22 at 12 p.m. ET, the De/Implement […]

Date & Time
September 22, 2021 11:00 am-12:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Choosing Wisely Canada

The First Nations Language Keepers Gathering

Speaker(s)
NA

Annually in November, the SICC hosts its First Nations Language Keepers Gathering. It is the leading national gathering devoted to preserving, promoting and protecting First Nations languages and cultures. It brings together academics, Elders, Knowledge Keepers, master speakers, educators, community leaders and students from across Canada and the United States. In its 15th year it […]

Date & Time
September 21, 2021 12:00 am-12:00 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
First Nations Language Keepers Gathering

World Patient Safety Day 2021

Speaker(s)
TBD

The theme for World Patient Safety Day is Safe maternal and newborn care: Act now for safe and respectful childbirth.” Below are a few ways that you can get involved in this year’s campaign! Attend a WebinarSafe and Respectful First Nations, Inuit and Métis Maternal and Newborn Care | September 17 | 0900-1000 PTJoin the National Aboriginal […]

Date & Time
September 17, 2021 12:00 am-12:00 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
BC Patient Safety and Quality Council

Lessons for the Development of Effective Health Systems from COVID-19

Speaker(s)
Dr. Kwame McKenzie, CEO of Wellesley Institute

There were huge inequities in rates of Covid-19 infection, hospitalization and deaths for low income and racialized groups. Data from the vaccination roll-out show similar disparities in immunization rates, but, these figures do not tell the full story. They do not tell the story of the many promising approaches developed at the community, primary care […]

Date & Time
September 16, 2021 9:00 am-9:45 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Longwoods

Hospital Care Quality Improvement: Strategies for Overcoming Barriers

Speaker(s)
Kathleen Vollman

Kathleen Vollman, a leading sepsis QI specialist from Michigan, will present wise practices for sepsis QI in the hospital, both for early-recognition and treatment. The QI focus will be on measurement, identifying gaps and strategies to improve. Got tricky sepsis quality challenges? Bring these along for group discussion! Click here to register now. By the […]

Date & Time
September 13, 2021 3:00 pm-4:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
BC Patient Safety and Quality Council

BestPractice Physician Panel Reports: Investigation Session

Speaker(s)
BestPractice Team

Delve deeper into your report by exploring more in depth questions related to each indicator to get a better understanding of what the results tell you about your practice and your patients.

Date & Time
September 10, 2021 12:00 pm-4:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

BestPractice Physician Panel Reports: Interpretation Session

Speaker(s)
BestPractice Team

Learn how to read your report and understand what each indicator means and how to interpret it.

Date & Time
August 27, 2021 12:00 pm-4:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Quality Café: Using Driver Diagrams to Plan Improvement Initiatives

Speaker(s)
Marlene Apolczer, Quality Improvement Lead – Northern Interior, Northern Health

Quality improvement initiatives are often complex, with seemingly unrelated change ideas being tested to hopefully improve the same area of the health care system. Driver diagrams are useful tools to break down and display many different change ideas while highlighting the relationship between different activities and the overall aim of the initiative. Join us to […]

Date & Time
August 18, 2021 2:00 pm-3:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
BC Patient Safety and Quality Council
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Cultural Conversations

Speaker(s)
Dr. Holly McKenzie , Elder Betty McKenna, & Jannica Hoskins and TBD.

Indigenous Women’s Reproductive Justice and Reconciliation This cultural conversation explores how healthcare practitioners’ everyday practices can foster Indigenous women’s reproductive justice as part of their ongoing commitment to reconciliation. This conversation is grounded in Dr. McKenzie’s doctoral study funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research with urban Indigenous women living on the homelands of […]

Date & Time
August 16, 2021 1:00 pm-3:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Saskatchewan Health Authority
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Building Research Relationships with Indigenous Communities training module (IPHRC and SCPOR)

Speaker(s)

The Indigenous Peoples’ Health Research Centre (IPHRC) and the Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research (SCPOR) are pleased to offer training modules for researchers and their teams seeking to engage Indigenous communities in research.

Date & Time
July 29, 2021 12:30 pm-4:30 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
IPHRC, SCPOR
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The journey towards a smarter hospital within a new integrated care landscape (The King’s Fund)

Speaker(s)
Julia Cream , Dr Mark Davies, Fiona Edwards, Lisa Hollins, Professor Kiran Patel, & Dr David Selwyn

Traditional thinking around digital transformation within health care organisations and systems seeks to apply new technologies to existing care pathways and processes in order to improve them – but misses the opportunity technology now offers us to reimagine how care is delivered.

Date & Time
July 29, 2021 7:00 am-8:00 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
The King's Fund

Mental Health, Wellness and Psychological Safety (BCPSQC)

Speaker(s)

During this session, barriers and enablers of psychological safety in the work place for staff and individiduals living in long-term care will be discussed.

Date & Time
July 26, 2021 11:00 am-12:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
BCPSQC
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Palliative Home & Community Care During COVID-19: Lessons Learned (Healthcare Excellence Canada )

Speaker(s)
Claire Ludwig, Jeff Moat, Laurel Gillespie, Brenda Roberts, and Dr. Amy Montour

Panelists discuss practices and innovative tools that can improve the future of home and community-based palliative care.

Date & Time
July 20, 2021 11:00 am-12:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Healthcare Excellence Canada

Lessons learned from COVID-19: How do we close Canada’s health gap? (Canadian Medical Association)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Jane Philpott

Dr. Jane Philpott will discuss the extent to which COVID-19 has magnified health inequities for many people living in Canada and exacerbated challenges that existed before the pandemic.

Date & Time
July 17, 2021 12:00 am-12:00 am CST
Location
online
Event Host
Canadian Medical Association

Intro to Health Equity Workshop (Peer Med Foundation)

Speaker(s)

Health students and providers in Canada are invited to join the Peer Med Foundation to learn and discuss the inequities present in medicine About this event We invite Canadian health students and providers to join our workshop to learn about what health equity entails, the inequities that exist in the health care system today, the […]

Date & Time
July 11, 2021 1:00 pm-2:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
Peer Med Fondation

The Indigenous Patient Journey Projects: Cycles of Trauma and Crisis (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Randal Bell

In this session, Randal Bell discusses the Alberta Health Services’ (AHS) Indigenous Patient Journey Projects: Cycles of Trauma and Crisis to capture the voice of lived experience.

Date & Time
July 9, 2021 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Strengthening Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Relationships through Dialogue (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Brad Bellegarde

In honour of National Indigenous History Month and National Indigenous Peoples Day, Brad Bellegarde shares his knowledge on how to strengthen relationships with Indigenous communities.

Date & Time
June 18, 2021 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

The Problem with Problems: Getting Clear When Things Are Complex (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Glenda Beauchamp, Carla Flogan, & Jocelyn Watson

In this session, our speakers discuss the differences between simple, complicated, and complex problems and discover how you can best tackle them.

Date & Time
May 28, 2021 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Research and Development During a Pandemic (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Volker Gerdts

The University of Saskatchewan’s Vaccine and Infectious Disease Organization (VIDO) has been a leader in COVID-19 research and development since the emergence of SARS-CoV-2. Dr. Volker Gerdts talks about VIDO’s COVID-19 response and more.

Date & Time
April 23, 2021 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Essential Together: Safely Reintegrating Caregivers as Essential Care Partners During COVID-19 and Beyond (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Carol Fancott & Jessie Checkley

In this session, Carol Fancott and Jessie Checkley from Healthcare Excellence Canada talk about the Essential Together program.

Date & Time
March 26, 2021 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

OneSmallStepSK.ca: An Innovative Digital Strategy for Non-Profits in Saskatoon (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Gregg Bamford, Katelyn Roberts, & Alice Kuipers

Have you heard about http://onessmallstepsk.ca? Gregg Bamford, Katelyn Roberts, and Alice Kuipers share the story of this innovative website that connects potential donors to non-profits.

Date & Time
January 15, 2021 9:31 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Coaching: Getting Past the Hype to Discover the Power of a Coaching Conversation (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Jennifer Klatt (Ehrmantraut)

In this session Jennifer Klatt talks about the power of an effective coaching conversation.

Date & Time
November 6, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Moving the Dial: How Clinical QI Training is Changing Culture in a Provincial Health System (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Bonnie Brossart, Dr. Gary Groot, & Shari Furniss

Learn more about the Clinical Quality Improvement Program and how Saskatchewan is building clinician capability for leading quality improvement (QI).

Date & Time
September 18, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Quality Improvement in Health Care Panel: Patient and Provider Experiences with Virtual Care in Saskatchewan during the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond

Speaker(s)

The COVID-19 pandemic has sparked innovation, collaboration and is changing how Saskatchewan health care is delivered. In efforts to keep care safe and accessible, there was an uptake in virtual care. It was invaluable in keeping both physicians and patients safe while maintaining high-quality care. During this 100-minute event, a panel of patients, providers, and […]

Date & Time
August 6, 2020 7:00 pm-8:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

The Ladder of Inference (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Glenda Beauchamp

HQC’s Glenda Beauchamp talks about the ladder of inference and how to climb it safely to avoid misunderstandings.

Date & Time
July 17, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

National Indigenous History Month with Lyndon Linklater (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Lyndon J Linklater

Knowledge Keeper Lyndon J Linklater is a powerful story teller that utilizes First Nation teachings that involve knowledge of ceremonies and mixes humour to deliver a poignant message.

Date & Time
June 19, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Working Remotely Series: Micro-Learning Campaigns (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Shari Furniss

Learning campaigns are a way to break down big ideas into bite-sized pieces. A learning campaign consists of lessons, resources and activities, delivered in small (“micro-learning”) chunks over a defined period of time.

Date & Time
May 29, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Working Remotely Series: Building Trust with Teams in a Virtual Environment (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Chelsea Schwartz

In this QI Power Hour, we cover some considerations and tools to support building trust with teams in a virtual environment

Date & Time
May 22, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Working Remotely Series: Learning to Adapt – Moving from In-person to Remote Learning (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Shari Furniss

In this QI Power Hour we look at ways of managing this shift from in-person to remote learning.

Date & Time
May 8, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Working Remotely Series: Safe and Well at Home – Self-Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Adam Stacey

This webinar delineates the foundational elements of mental health and wellbeing and explores ways to develop, adapt and maintain personal wellbeing.

Date & Time
April 17, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Working Remotely Series: Hosting Online Meetings (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Chelsea Schwartz & Caroline Beck

In this Working Remotely webinar series, we discuss how to run virtual meetings more effectively.

Date & Time
April 3, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Working Remotely Series: The Basics (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Caroline Beck & Chelsea Schwartz

In this webinar, we share some free online tools that may assist you in a remote environment. During this webinar, we created a space for our community to discuss some of the challenges they are facing in this new work environment, as well as explore how members have designed their work environment to respond to these challenges.

Date & Time
March 27, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Promoting Social Inclusion Through Experience-based Design in Christchurch, New Zealand (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Nicola Woodward

This session explores how agencies can make a difference using experiences-based service design. Nicola shared some of the experiences that contributed to the transformation of a women’s refuge, and the founding of a unique centre of co-located human services in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Date & Time
February 27, 2020 2:00 pm-3:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Research as Reconciliation (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Carrie Bourassa

Dr. Carrie Bourassa shares some of her wisdom gained by serving the needs of Indigenous communities through health research.

Date & Time
January 31, 2020 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Health Networks in Saskatchewan (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Kevin Wasko, Sheila Anderson, & Dr. Rashaad Hansia

This session discusses Health Networks and the experience of uncoordinated care, tailored network teams and next steps in the development of Health Networks.

Date & Time
November 15, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Citizen Science in Public Health Policy: Leveraging the Power of Ubiquitous Tools (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Tarun Katapally

This Power Hour goes into the integration of citizen science, community-based participatory research, and systems science through ubiquitous tools to conduct population health research in the digital age.

Date & Time
October 25, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

The Costs of Poverty to Saskatchewan: Why Do They Matter and How Do We Calculate Them? (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Charles Plante

This session talks about the Saskatoon Poverty Reduction Partnership’s 12 Bold Ideas to Eliminate Poverty in Saskatoon and how QI methods were used to inform their work.

Date & Time
September 6, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

12 Bold Ideas to Eliminate Poverty in Saskatoon: A Closer Look at the Work of the Saskatoon Poverty Reduction Partnership (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Colleen Christopherson-Cote

In this webinar you will learn about the SPRP’s 12 Bold Ideas to Eliminate Poverty and take a closer look at how methods of QI were modified to collect and map system sectors. You will also learn about the role that evaluation played in the creation of the ideas and the continued monitoring and analysis and the complexity of the solutions.

Date & Time
July 18, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Bravely Leading Challenging Conversations (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Stephani Roy McCallum

The foundation of making any change initiative work in the long-term is our ability to talk through the issues, concerns, emotions, and possibilities – together. Learn how to have brave, honest conversations with others in this session.

Date & Time
June 19, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Going big with community-based improvement, a B.C. born approach (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Jennifer Mervyn, Christina Southey, & Nikita Soares

This session explores the transferable aspects of the change model, values, and approaches that proved successful within the BC Child and Youth Mental Heath and Substance Use Collaborative.

Date & Time
May 31, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Getting on the Same Page: the Difference Between Data for Improvement, Data for Research, and Data for Accountability (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Jessica Hamilton & Laura Schwartz

This session helps with selecting measures, as well as understanding perspectives that team members may be bring to your measurement discussion.

Date & Time
April 26, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Improving the Quality of Health: Broadening our Perspectives (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Susan Shaw & Dr. Dennis Kendel

Explore the wide range of factors, other than health care, that influence health. This power hour goes over the “Social Determinants” of Health, as well as the fundamentals of upstream thinking.

Date & Time
March 15, 2019 11:00 am-12:00 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Introduction to Graphic Facilitation (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Shari Furniss

Graphic facilitation is not an art class. It’s about using visual methods to enrich communication and understanding. This session, covers some basic techniques to get you started. Grab a marker and paper – this session is very hands-on!

Date & Time
February 27, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Leading Change and Improvement in a World That is Changing Fast (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Helen Bevan

In this power hour Dr. Bevan talks about change and improvement in a world that is changing fast

Date & Time
January 24, 2019 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
ONline
Event Host
HQC

Learning About Learning: Insights from a Citizen Astronaut Candidate (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Doug Campbell

This webinar has Doug Campbell go over his learnings and reflections on Untethered Exploration’s framework for learning, how this framework supports accelerated self-improvement and yields better teams in relation to his astronaut training.

Date & Time
November 23, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

10 “Simple” Ways to Improve Patient Care: Lessons Learned from Saskatchewan’s Emergency Department Waits and Patient Flow Initiative (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Suann Laurent, Sharon Garratt, Adrienne Danyliw, & Kyla Avis

Hear what Saskatchewan’s ED Waits and Patient Flow Initiative team has learned along their journey on how to improve patient care.

Date & Time
October 5, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Increase Your Success Rate with QI: The Highly Adoptable Improvement Model and Toolkit (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Chris Hayes

Learn all about QI in this session with DR. Chris Hayes as he goes over qi strategies, the Highly Adoptable model, and utilizing tools for improvement strategies.

Date & Time
September 14, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Improving Community Health and Well-being: Hub Tables in Saskatchewan (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Matthew Gray & Sarah Collins

This webinar talks about the creation of Hub tables across the province, valuable lessons learned, and how Hub tables might evolve and improve as integrated services become the new normal for communities.

Date & Time
June 22, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Catching the Improvement Bug: The Clinical Quality Improvement Program (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Shari Furniss, Dr. Shaqil Peermohamed & Dr. Erin Hamilton

Learn all about the Clinical Quality Improvement Program (CQIP), what makes it special, and get insight into the CQIP experience.

Date & Time
May 29, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

The Drama Triangle… and How to Get off It! (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Sheryl Mills

This session is all about the drama triangle. Learn from Sheryl Mills on what exactly the drama triangle is and how to get off of it.

Date & Time
April 27, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Thinking Upstream: Intersectoral Quality Improvement for Better Health and Wellness (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Brandon Bennett

Learn how innovative programs around the world are working across sectors — including education, justice, and social services — to improve health and wellbeing.

Date & Time
March 16, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

High-need, high-cost Patients in Saskatchewan: What We’re Learning About Their Needs and Health Service Use (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Meric Osman

In this session found out what administrative data can tell us about high-need, high-cost patients in Saskatchewan.

Date & Time
February 28, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Connected Care Strategy – The Saskatchewan Journey Towards Improved Patient Flow (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Graham Fast & Sheila Anderson

This session goes over the development of the overarching strategy guiding the Connected Care work, as well as examples of on-the-ground implementation challenges and successes, both in hospitals as well as community settings.

Date & Time
January 19, 2018 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Leveraging Networks to Accelerate Improvement in the UK: The Q Community (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Stacey Lally & Ashlee Biggs

This session covers the story of Q; where it has come from and what Q members are trying to accomplish in the UK.

Date & Time
November 16, 2017 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Scotland’s Quality Journey (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Brian Robson

Hear how Scotland is organising for Quality Improvement at scale. This session talks about the framework for high impact leadership created by the Institute of Healthcare Improvement to reflect on key components that have helped Scotland in its journey.

Date & Time
October 27, 2017 9:30 am-10:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Choosing and Creating the Correct Control Chart for Your Data (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Doug Campbell & Jessica Hamilton

This session covers selecting the correct type of control chart based upon the type of data you have
and walks you through how to create a control chart in Microsoft Excel.

Date & Time
September 29, 2017 10:30 am-11:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Creative Thinking for Serious People (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Paul Plsek

Learn how to stimulate yourself, and others, to be creative by learning about the differences in the mental process used for everyday thinking versus creative thinking; and applying the selected tools to generate creative ideas, alone or in groups.

Date & Time
September 1, 2017 10:30 am-11:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Health System Modeling (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Adrienne Danyliw & Yuan Tian

This power explores Health System Modeling. Learn how we have used System Modeling in the Saskatchewan healthcare system to date to help inform strategic planning to reduce wait times in the Emergency Departments, including how it has challenged us to take a truly systematic approach to address this issue.

Date & Time
June 16, 2017 10:30 am-11:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Understanding Variation: How to Identify and Manage Variation (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Doug Campbell

Identifying and understanding variation to help get continuous quality improvement efforts. This session builds on the March 2017 QI Power Hour which covered foundational concepts of variation and its importance to quality improvement work.

Date & Time
May 19, 2017 10:30 am-11:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

How to Manage Change Using the Principles of ADKAR (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Dr. Sheryl Mills

In this session, learn about the ADKAR model and how to manage change using the principles in this model.

Date & Time
May 5, 2017 10:30 am-11:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Serious Fun: Fundamentals of Creating a Positive and Productive Culture (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Mike Easton

This webinar will show you how leadership starts and ends with culture. The ‘Argus Tribe’ culture is something you will want to learn about.

Date & Time
April 21, 2017 10:30 am-11:30 am CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Understanding Variation and its Importance to Quality Improvement (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Doug Campbell & Laura Schwartz

This first session in a multi-part series that will introduce you to foundational concepts regarding variation and quality improvement.

Date & Time
March 10, 2017 11:30 am-12:30 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

How the Way We Talk Can Change the Way We Work (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Shari Furniss

Explore the work of Kegan and Lahey’s 7 languages. In this webinar, we look at how groups communicate, and how this can hinder or help changing our culture.

Date & Time
February 24, 2017 11:30 am-12:30 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC

Design Thinking for Innovation (QI Power Hour)

Speaker(s)
Colleen Kennedy

This session touches on some of the latest knowledge on how design tools and methods can be used to foster innovation. In this webinar, we explore how we can partner with the people we are designing for to create innovative solutions.

Date & Time
January 13, 2017 11:30 am-12:30 pm CST
Location
Online
Event Host
HQC