Open Access Research article

Ontario primary care reform and quality improvement activities: an environmental scan

Shannon L Sibbald12, Charmaine McPherson3 and Anita Kothari1*

Author Affiliations

1 School of Health Studies, Western University, Labatt Health Sciences Building, Room 222, London, ON N6A 5B9, Canada

2 Faculty of Information and Media Studies, Western University, London, Canada

3 School of Nursing, St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, Box 5000, Nova Scotia B2G 2W5, Canada

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BMC Health Services Research 2013, 13:209  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-209

Published: 10 June 2013

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Additional file 1:

PHC Models Covered in Scan. Describes primary healthcare models associated with the QI-PHC activities identified within this scan.

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Interview Schedule. Outlines the interview schedule that was followed with participants in order to complete the environmental scan and capacity map.

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Cluster 1: Long term QI-PHC Capacity Building. Describes long term initiatives for QI-PHC capacity building. Details are provided related to each activity, including: project title, brief description of project, timeframe for activity, activity leads, funder(s), tools associated with the activity, knowledge mobilization activities, and contact information.

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Cluster 2: Time-Limited QI-PHC Activities. Describes time-limited initiatives for QI-PHC capacity building. Details are provided related to each activity, including: project title, brief description of project, timeframe for activity, activity leads, funder(s), tools associated with the activity, knowledge mobilization activities, and contact information.

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XQI-PHC Capacity Map for Ontario. presents the current QI-PHC capacity in Ontario identified within the scope of this scan.

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