Event date
May 9, 2023, 1 to 2 p.m.
No cost

About this event:

RNAO will soon release the second edition best practice guideline (BPG) Transitions in Care and Services, a foundational guideline for all health sectors, and central to the work of Best Practice Spotlight Organizations® and Ontario Health Teams.

It includes evidence-based recommendations for: nurses and the interprofessional team, organizations and the health system overall, inclusive of Ontario Health Teams.

Join us on Tuesday, May 9, from 1-2 p.m. ET to learn about the creation of the guideline and its upcoming publication. During this presentation, we will describe:

  • the purpose and scope 
  • a sneak peek of key recommendation areas covered in the guideline 
  • how the guideline was developed and co-created with Best Practice Spotlight Organization® Ontario Health Teams (BPSO OHT)
  • how implementation of this guideline will support BPSOs and BPSO OHTs in the co-design of coordinated services that are person- and family-centred
  • how to begin continuously monitoring and evaluating the impact of this BPG

Presenters and credentials:

Rhonda Crocker-Ellacott, HBScN, MA, EdD, president and chief executive officer, Thunder Bay Regional Health Science Centre and Thunder Bay Regional Health Research Unit, Expert Panel Co-Chair
Shirlee Sharkey, CHE, MHSc, BScN, BA, LLD (honoris causa), expert panel co-chair and former president and chief executive officer SE Health, Expert Panel Co-Chair
Lyndsay Howitt, RN, MPH, senior manager, Guideline Development and Research, RNAO
Kristen Campbell, RN, MN, implementation science manager, RNAO
Christina Medeiros, RN, BPHE, BEd, BScN, MN, PhD Candidate, senior manager, Evaluation and Monitoring, RNAO