A Sub-Regional Prototype Accreditation Survey: Cross-sectoral collaboration to deliver comprehensive healthcare and improve patient outcomes
An opportunity to leverage relationships with community partners to achieve cross sectoral collaboration was recognized. A partnership with 7 organizations from Long Term Care, Community and Primary Care on a sub-regional Accreditation survey optimized resources and created system focused healthcare that led to improved patient outcomes.
Debbie Turner, MSc (HQ), BScN, Reg. N, HCM, ENC(c)
Director Quality and Professional Practice
St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital