Best Practice Spotlight Organization, Toronto Public Health, shares their guideline implementation experience and how the initiative complements the strategic plan of their organization.
Toronto Pubic Health works to improve the overall health of the population and to overcome health inequities. They provide services to individuals and communities, and advocate for public policies to make the city healthier.
BPSO candidacy has enabled systematic contribution to one of our foundational principles: "...commitment to excellence by using evidence to support the design and delivery of programs, by ensuring continuous improvement in organizational performance, and by providing ongoing learning opportunities to realize the full potential of staff."
The experience has demonstrated positive benefits of knowledge sharing, collaboration and commitment to evidence-informed decision making and enhance public health practice.