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OBHG 2017 Annual General Meeting

OBHG 2017 Annual General Meeting

The Ontario Base Hospital Group have announced the 2017 Annual General Meeting and Awards information for the event being held Wednesday, March 1 - Friday March 3, 2017, at Queens Landing - Niagara on the Lake.

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Power of a System Award

Power of a System Award

rppeo excellence award 150An official announcement has been made, the RPPEO has won the Power of a System award in Patient Safety Education from the Canadian Patient Safety Institute

​The Innovations in Patient Safety Education (IPSE) Awards recognize organizations, groups and individuals that demonstrate exemplary practices in patient safety and quality improvement using the Patient Safety Education Program – Canada (PSEP – Canada). Patient safety trainers from healthcare organizations across the country are eligible for awards in three categories: the Power of One, the Power of an Organization and the Power of a System.

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AHA determines that teamwork is critical to improved patient outcomes

AHA determines that teamwork is critical to improved patient outcomes

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In the most recent article of Circulation, an American Heart Association (AHA) journal, Bhanji et al discuss how best to educate healthcare professionals on the new 2015 American Heart Association Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care. The article contains a whole section dedicated to teamwork and leadership, skills the AHA consider critical to successful management of a cardiac arrest "...team based skills are different from clinical skills, [therefore] specific team and leadership training may have a role in the effective performance of resuscitation teams and patient outcomes after cardiac arrest."

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One Phone Number for the RPPEO

One Phone Number for the RPPEO

On July 28th, 2016 the RPPEO migrated to a new telephone system for efficiency. Going forward there will only be one number to call to reach the RPPEO in either Ottawa or Kingston.

When calling the RPPEO, either in Ottawa or Kingston, all you need to do is call 613-737-7228 or 1-877-587-7736. The RPPEO Kingston office will have their main number retired. All staff’s direct lines have also been discontinued. Outside callers will need to call the main line first before being transferred to an RPPEO staff's desk telephone. Our options menu will be expanded to list new options.

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Dr. Mike Austin Appointment

Dr. Mike Austin Appointment

AUSTINCongratulations to Dr. Mike Austin, Associate Medical Director, Research at the RPPEO, on his recent Clinical Investigator appointment in the Clinical Epidemiology Program of OHRI.  A former medic in Australia himself, Mike is a strong proponent of paramedic research and developing paramedic researchers.

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Penny Price Influencial Woman in EMS

Penny Price Influencial Woman in EMS

Congratulations to our Director Penny Price voted by EMS1.com as the 10th most influential woman in EMS internationally.

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