LMP Quality Council

 

Mandate

  1. Build alliances between the hospitals affiliated with the University of Toronto to develop novel quality programs or initiatives that will enhance patient care and increase the profile of LMP faculty members both nationally and internationally.
  2. Organize subcommittees to develop and oversee Quality and utilization initiatives as needed.
  3. Work together with other Vice Chairs to develop new program, projects, and offerings aimed at developing Faculty expertise in Quality.
  4. Develop a process for faculty Quality Awards for developing novel programs or methods that can be used across hospitals.
  5. Improve integration between quality with clinical practice, education, CPD and research
  6. Coordinate the quantitative assessment of new initiatives

Objectives

  • Collect and analyze data across institutions
  • Review data to assess variability across hospital systems and potential areas for harmonization
  • LMP-wide quality assurance program to assess quality indicators and performance measures in each are of Laboratory Medicine
  • Development of harmonized methods and reference intervals

Membership

Name

Location (Discipline)

Khosrow Adeli, Chair

Hospital for Sick Children (Chemistry)

Daniel Beriault

St. Michael’s Hospital (Chemistry)

Davor Brinc University Health Network (Chemistry)

Zeina Ghorab

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (Cytopathology/Hematopathology)

Elaine Goh

Trillium Health Partners (Genetics)

Barry Hoffman

Mount Sinai Hospital (Chemistry)

Felix Leung Mount Sinai Hospital (Chemistry)

Susan Poutanen

Mount Sinai Hospital (Microbiology)

Corwyn Rowsell

St. Michael’s Hospital (Pathology)

James Stavropoulos

Hospital for Sick Children

Paul Yip

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre (Chemistry)