Mar 27, 2023
Advancing Patient Safety at Hamilton Health Sciences
Accreditation Canada (AC) has once again recognized Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS), the world-renowned hospital for health research, for its commitment and contribution to quality and safety with the highest-level designation. Read More.
Mar 20, 2023
The Official Languages Recognition Program (OLRP): Take the next step on your journey to language accessibility.
Language barriers and miscommunication in health and social service settings can lead to misdiagnoses, treatment delays, and poor health outcomes. Read More.
Feb 27, 2023
First Health Care Organization Becomes Accredited in Morocco
Accreditation Canada (AC) celebrates Sheikh Zaid International University Hospital becoming Morocco’s first health care organization to become accredited through the Qmentum International program. Read More.
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