Health Quality Ontario (HQO) monitors all aspects of the health system in Ontario. Family Councils Ontario has been actively participating in various HQO initiatives since its inception.
FCO was involved with Residents First, an initiative of HQO. Residents First was a comprehensive quality improvement initiative that supports Long-Term Care Homes in Ontario in providing an environment for their residents that enhances their quality of life. It also facilitated comprehensive and lasting change by strengthening the long-term care sector's capacity for quality improvement. Family Councils Ontario was a member of the Steering Committee of the Residents First Initiative ensuring that the issues and challenges that families face was an integral part of the Residents First initiative.
For more information on Health Quality Ontario visit their website.