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Environmental Scan 2017

The AGHPS is undertaking an in-depth environmental scan on strategic issues challenging Schedule I Hospitals

Project Objective: To develop a complete snapshot and detailed spreadsheet of structures, systems, and practices on several issues in Schedule I hospitals. The resulting data will provide insight and strategic direction for the AGHPS and Schedule I hospital members.

The Association plan to interview leaders from all Schedule I hospitals. The result will be a comprehensive summary of current practices as they relate to predetermined high priority issues.

The data will be available to all member hospital and will provide a foundation for Schedule I the AGHPS in guiding significant activities such as

  • Setting relevant agenda for Leadership Summits
  • Informing the content for online educational activities
  • Directing the AGHPS in providing endorsements, developing provincial best practices, protocols, tools and standards
  • Contributing information and supporting decisions of the leadership in Schedule I hospitals

The AGHPS is grateful to Janssen-Ortho Inc. for and unrestricted grant to support this initiative.

Web Based Learning 2017

The AGHPS has completed a siginificant upgrade to the web site. The changes will enhance our ability to utilize virtual communication strategies and is robust to allow us to develop educational online resources for our members. This is an exciting and considerable transformation.

To initiate our web based learning platform the AGHPS will launch an online session in Fall of 2017.

The AGHPS is grateful to OTSUKA CANADA PHARMACEUTICAL INC. AND LUNDBECK CANADA INC. for and unrestricted grant to support this initiative.

Physician Billing Information

The following documents provide information pertaining to physician billing regulations.

Education and Prevention Committee Interpretive Bulletin - Volume 5, No. 3
Education and Prevention Committee Interpretive Bulletin - Volume 8, No. 1
Schedule of Benefits Admission Assessment - October, 2009

MOHLTC 2012 Opioid Advice

The following documents provide information pertaining to the MOHLTC 2012 Opioid Advice.

VS Memo on Opioid Advisories and Funding Initiatives
Opioid Withdrawal
Opioid Intox French