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Oct 27, 2015, 11:41 ET Media Advisory - Updated Time: HQCA to release survey results of family experiences with Alberta long term care facilities

CALGARY, Oct. 27, 2015 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) will hold a news conference on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 to release findings from its 2014-2015 Long Term Care Family...


Oct 26, 2015, 11:12 ET Media Advisory - HQCA to release survey results of family experiences with Alberta Long Term Care facilities

CALGARY, Oct. 26, 2015 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) will hold a news conference on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 to release findings from its 2014-2015 Long Term Care Family...


Sep 12, 2013, 13:10 ET Health Quality Council of Alberta board chair responds to departure of Dr. John Cowell

Dr. Tony Fields, chair of the HQCA board of directors, released the following statement today regarding the recent departure of its chief executive officer, Dr. John Cowell: CALGARY, Sept. 12, 2013...


Jan 22, 2013, 13:00 ET HQCA survey finds 64% of Albertans are satisfied with healthcare services

Results reveal few significant changes compared to 2010 and identify the major factors influencing the overall satisfaction rating CALGARY, Jan. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Today the Health Quality Council of...


Jan 21, 2013, 17:22 ET /R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - HQCA to Release Satisfaction and Experience Report/

CALGARY, Jan. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) will hold a news conference on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 to release findings from its 2012 population-based survey on...


Jan 18, 2013, 17:01 ET Media Advisory - HQCA to Release Satisfaction and Experience Report

CALGARY, Jan. 18, 2013 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) will hold a news conference on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 to release findings from its 2012 population-based survey on...


Nov 08, 2012, 13:00 ET HQCA review results in recommendations for health system improvements in the practice of anatomical pathology

CALGARY, Nov. 8, 2012 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) has released its independent review of events that occurred in anatomical pathology in Calgary in 2010 and 2011, and in...


Nov 06, 2012, 16:30 ET Media Advisory - The HQCA to Release Final Report on Independent Review

CALGARY, Nov. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) will hold a news conference on Thursday, November 8, 2012 to release the final report of its independent review of the...


Mar 16, 2012, 12:04 ET Access Inquiry getting organized

CALGARY, March 16, 2012 /CNW/ - Justice Vertes has commenced work on the necessary organizational steps required to support the public inquiry into the possibility of improper preferential access to...


Mar 05, 2012, 13:58 ET Retired Justice appointed to head public inquiry into access to health services

CALGARY, March 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Mr. Justice John Z. Vertes has been appointed by the Board of the Health Quality Council of Alberta to head up the public inquiry into the possibility of improper...


Feb 22, 2012, 14:30 ET Quality assurance review makes extensive recommendations for health system improvement: Past experiences point to way forward

EDMONTON, Feb. 22, 2012 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) has released its independent review of issues related to the quality of care and safety of patients requiring access to...


Feb 17, 2012, 12:00 ET Media Advisory - HQCA to release final report on independent review

CALGARY, Feb. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) will hold a news conference on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 to release the final report of its independent review of the...


Jan 18, 2012, 12:45 ET Health Quality Council of Alberta releases findings of second provincial long term care family experience survey

Majority of areas surveyed have improved or remained stable since 2007/08 CALGARY, Jan. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) today released the results of its second survey...


Dec 07, 2010, 12:03 ET Health care survey shows patient satisfaction unchanged from 2008

Access remains a primary area of dissatisfaction CALGARY, Dec. 7 /CNW/ - According to survey results released today by the Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA), 62% of Albertans who received...


Sep 20, 2010, 12:00 ET New provincial framework aimed at improving patient safety in Alberta

CALGARY, Sept. 20 /CNW/ - A new provincial framework released today will guide, direct and support continuous and measureable improvement of patient safety for Albertans. The purpose of the framework ...


Sep 16, 2010, 12:00 ET MEDIA ADVISORY - FRAMEWORK TO IMPROVE PATIENT SAFETY IN ALBERTA TO BE
RELEASED

CALGARY, Sept. 16 /CNW/ - A new provincial framework aimed at improving patient safety will develop and advance patient safety strategies in Alberta's health care system. Developed under the...


Jan 25, 2010, 15:45 ET Health Quality Council of Alberta releases findings of follow-up urban and
regional emergency department patient experience report

CALGARY, Jan. 25 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) today released the results of its second report examining the experience of patients who visited the 12 highest-volume urban and...


Jan 20, 2010, 13:19 ET Health Quality Council of Alberta supports new legislative framework
recommended in Minister's Advisory Committee on Health report

CALGARY, Jan. 20 /CNW/ - The Health Quality Council of Alberta (HQCA) supports recommendations stemming from the report issued today by the Minister's Advisory Committee on Health. The report,...