prince george Projects

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Active Projects

  1. Joy at Work: Radiology Department at UHNBC

    Project Status: Active

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Chui, Shyr

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To improve overall job satisfaction in the UHNBC Radiology department by 50% by December 2020.

  2. Reducing Substandard Plain Radiographs for Acute & Chronic MSK-Related Problems

    Project Status: Active

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Costa, Anthony

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To reduce the proportion of sub-standard radiographic imaging series completed at UHNBC for acute and chronic MSK problems to less than 10% within 6 months

  3. Visual Acuity Checks in the UHNBC ED

    Project Status: Active

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Wahab, Matt

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To have Visual Acuity Vital Signs completed on ___ % on patients present to the UHNBC ER department with a complaint of Visual Complaints by June 2021.

  4. Reducing Weight Bias Among Providers at the Blue Pine Clinic

    Project Status: Active

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: iyaoromi, Omowumi

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To decrease perceived and self assessed weight bias among providers at the Blue Pine Clinic.

Completed Projects

  1. QI in the MRI Department

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Chui, Shyr

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To improve the quality of the MRI images being produced in the MRI department at UHNBC from 84% optimal high quality scans to 95% by April 2020. And to improve the patient experience for patients having MRI scans at UHNBC from 86% to 94% by April 2020.

  2. Pharmanet Reports on ED Charts

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Cunniffe, Kathleen

    Aim Statement / Goal

    By February 29, 2020, Pharmanets wills be placed on at least 90% of UHNBC Emergency Department CTAS 2 and 3 patient charts, prior to the charts being placed in the triage rack to be seen by physicians.

  3. Emergency Department Assessment & Risk Management for Patients Over 70 Years

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Schokking, Ian

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To decrease elderly admissions to UHNBC by 10%.

  4. Assessing LOS admissions for <48 hours at UHNBC through the ED

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Cunniffe, Kathleen

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To identify reasons for short-term admissions to Family Medicine in the UHNBC ED and to identify community supports or hospital process changes that could help to reduce these admission.

  5. Reducing the Risk: Crucial Conversations Regarding Patient Placement

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Brough, Laura

    Aim Statement / Goal

    By June 2018 there will been improvement in the accuracy of patient information transfer between the Charge Nurse in the Emergency Department and the Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) at UHNBC, through the use of a standardized communication tool.

  6. Emergency Department and the Lab: looking for efficient ways to work together

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Cunniffe, Kathleen

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To improve variability in the time it takes for physicians to receive their lab work results by 30% by April 2019 in the UHNBC Emergency Department.

  7. Knowledge is Power: Strengthening COPD Patients with Support and Education

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: McLeod, Denise

    Aim Statement / Goal

    By October 2018, we aim to increase patient confidence in self-management thereby reducing emergency room/walk in clinic visits and hospital admissions by providing incremental information by using Group Medical Visits in Dr. McLeod's practice.

  8. Improving Pediatric Type-1 Diabetes Clinic Efficiency

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Miller, Kirsten

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To improve the efficiency of Dr. Miller's type 1 diabetes clinic by limiting the time the physician spends per appointment to 30 minutes. To accomplish this while ensuring that all multidisciplinary team members maintain high quality patient/family encounters. To accomplish this by September 2019.

  9. Surgical Start Time for Gynaecological Cases

    Project Status: complete

    Community: Prince George

    Physician Lead: Odulio, Marijo

    Aim Statement / Goal

    To have at least 50% of Gynaecological surgical slates at UHNBC start surgery at 0800 by June 30, 2018.