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2018 Minister's Medal Honouring Honouring Excellence in Health Quality and Safety

Applications for the 2018 Minister's Medal Honouring Honouring Excellence in Health Quality and Safety are now available.
The theme for the 2018 Minister’s Medal is Innovating Integration – which recognizes the creative and innovative initiatives being undertaken across the province to foster an integrated health systems in order to achieve: better patient and provider experience, better health outcomes, and better value in health care delivery. This theme also recognizes health champions focused on strengthening partnerships and integration to ensure a seamless patient journey.

Once again, the ministry will be awarding medals in three categories: one for teams working together to provide excellence in high-quality care; one for individual providers who have demonstrated dedication, vision and leadership in championing high quality care; and, one that recognizes the important contributions of patients, families, and caregivers who have undertaken innovative initiatives within their communities.

For more information and to download a 2018 application form, click here.


Completed applications must be submitted to the Waterloo Wellington LHIN by 5:00pm on August 24, 2018.


Communications & Community Engagement
888-883-3313 extension 5638