Vol. 19 No. 4, 2017




From the Editors


ICES Report

Pediatric Insulin Pump Therapy: Reflecting on the First 10 Years of a Universal Funding Program in Ontario

Rayzel Shulman, Fiona A. Miller, Thérèse A. Stukel, Denis Daneman and Astrid Guttmann


CIHI Survey

A Snapshot of Advance Directives in Long-Term Care: How Often Is "Do Not" Done?

Sheril Perry and Christina Lawand


ImagineNation Challenges

Open Innovation Prizes and Challenges: Learnings from the ImagineNation Series

Jennifer Zelmer, Fraser Ratchford and Justin Noble


Improving System Performance

Principles for Health System Capacity Planning: Insights for Healthcare Leaders    

James Shaw, Ivy Wong, Bailey Griffin, Michael Robertson and R. Sacha Bhatia


Comparing the Health of Canadian Hospitals: Paying Attention to the Mix of Planned and Unplanned Admissions    

Les Vertesi


Data Sharing

How Appropriate Is All This Data Sharing? Building Consensus Around What We Need to Know About Shared Electronic Health Records in Extended Circles of Care    

Josephine McMurray, Kelly A. Grindrod and Catherine Burns


Safer Patient Care

The Development of a Quality Management Framework for Evaluating Medical Device Reprocessing Practice in Healthcare Facilities    

Bailey Lorv, Robin Horodyski, Cynthia Welton, John Vail, Luca Simonetto, Danilo Jokanovic, Richa Sharma, Angela Rea Mahoney, Shay Savoy-Bird and Shalu Bains


Key Advantages of a Targeted Incident Reporting System for Severe and Critical Clostridium difficile Infection Incidents    

Hibak Mahamed, Camille Lemieux and Susy Hota


Innovations In Primary Care

Emergency Department Use: Influence of Connection to a Family Physician on ED Use and Attempts to Avoid Presentation    

Lynette D. Krebs, Scott W. Kirkland, Cristina Villa-Roel, Alan Davidson, Britt Voaklander, Taylor Nikel, Rajiv Chetram, Stephanie Couperthwaite, Garnet Cummings and Brian H. Rowe


Primary Care Collaborative Memory Clinics: Building Capacity for Optimized Dementia Care    

Linda Lee, Loretta M. Hillier, Frank Molnar and Michael J. Borrie


Lessons Learned from an Advanced Access Trial Within a Canadian Armed Forces Primary Care Clinic    

P. Tony Singh


Strategies For Challenging Behaviours

Implementation of Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO): An Evaluation of Three Models of Care    

Michelle Grouchy, Nancy Cooper and Tommy Wong


Longitudinal Evaluation of a Parent and School Team-Mediated Workshop Intervention for Reducing Challenging Behaviours in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder    

Brea Chouinard and Shawn Reynolds


Healthcare Quarterly





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