Tag Archives: Culture

PACT program providing faster, more appropriate support to at-risk individuals in Saskatoon

Many calls that come to police do not involve a crime; in a lot of cases, calls are about at-risk individuals with mental health or addiction problems who need immediate support. A different approach launched in Saskatoon in 2014 has changed the way the province’s largest city is meeting the needs of this vulnerable population. […]
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Saskatoon’s Journey Home program improving lives, reducing use of emergency services

Health regions are exploring new ways to deliver services that better meet the needs of patients and clients. Several of these innovative practices were highlighted at the April 21 meeting of the Provincial Stakeholder Advisory Group, which helps steer the ED Waits and Patient Flow Initiative. While three of the four new programs are community […]

It’s about Relationships

Earlier this spring, I had the privilege of attending and speaking at the National Forum on Patient Experience West.  I heard amazing stories and ideas from across the country and the U.S. on advancing client- and family-centered care. One such story that resonated with me was shared by April Kyle. April is from the South […]
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Report-out Roundup: May 2014

Every month, teams in health regions and organizations are engaged in improvement efforts to make care better and safer for Saskatchewan patients. Here is a list of dates* when kaizen teams will be sharing the results of their work this month.  In most cases, these report-outs are open to anyone interested. If you would like […]