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EPIC News - In Case You Missed It

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EPIC News, the e-newsletter of the Alliance's Learning Health System, launched on November 18, 2020. Links to back issues and a list of ther contents will be posted here.

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Issue 10 | Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    • National Safer Supply Community of Practice
    • New Research: SMART Goals for Older Adults
    • Measuring the Economic Impact of Green Infrastructure
    • Learning Events & Opportunties
    • Get Involved: Research & Sharing
    • New Tools & Resources
    • How are we doing? (poll) 

Issue 9 | Wednesday, July 28, 2021

    • Developing New Tools for Cancer Equity
    • Recent Publications & Presentations
    • We're Hiring!
    • Reading List for an EPIC Summer
    • Learning Events & Opportunities
    • Get Involved: Research & Sharing
    • New Tools & Resources

Issue 8 | Wednesday, June 16, 2021

    • Taking Stock in Taylor-Massey: Assessing needs and identifying opportunities to improve care integration in an underserved neighbourhood
    • Homelessness Counts: Using a learning algorithm to identify who’s at risk and how to support them 
    • Community Vaccination Promotion Funding Available for Alliance Members
    • For the Children: a Poem by Abigail Echo-Hawk
    • Celebrating and Resisting with Pride
    • Upcoming Learning Events
    • Get Involved: Research & Sharing Opportunities
    • New Tools and Resources

Issue 7 | Wednesday, May 19, 2021

    • All Our Relations: IPHCC Advances Cultural Safety with Release of Ne’ iikaanigaana Toolkit
    • Cancer screening backlog after COVID-19? We've got a learning collaborative for that!
    • Quest CHC First in Ontario to Receive BPSO Designation 
    • How will You Close the Digital Divide in Your Community? 
    • New Resources to Support Asthma Quality Standards 
    • Learning Events and Opportunities 
    • Get Involved: Research & Sharing Opportunities 
    • New Tools and Resources

Issue 6 | Wednesday, April 21, 2021 

    • #SafeHandsSafeHearts: Peer-delivered eHealth care for marginalized communities
    • iOAT Advocacy Toolkit: Help Support Access to a Life-Saving Medical Intervention
    • In Case You Missed It: Synopses and Links from February's Knowledge Management PLE Series
    • Learning Events and Opportunities
    • Get Involved: Research & Sharing Opportunities
    • New Tools and Resources

Issue 5 | Wednesday, March 17, 2021 | Special Issue: Learnings from a Year of Pandemic

    • Reducing the Harms: Building Community Resilience during Lockdown
    • Shifting to Virtual Delivery of Care and Working towards Digital Equity
    • Best Practices for Community-Based Testing and Wrap-Around Care for COVID-19
    • Learning Events &  Opportunities
    • New Tools & Resources
    • Get Involved: Research & Sharing Opportunties  

Issue 4 | Wednesday, February 17, 2021 

  • Black-Led Community Research at Women's Health in Women's Hands CHC
  • Artificial Intelligence to Identify Clients at Risk
  • Update on Alliance Virtual Care Study
  • Learning Events & Opportunities
  • New Tools & Resources
  • Get Involved: Research & Sharing Opportunities

Issue 3 | Wednesday, January 20, 2021 

  • Learning in Leadership: QI at the CSC du Témiskaming
  • Two New Publications from #AllianceResearch
    • First Peer-Reviewed Canadian Study on Social Prescribing
    • Measuring COVID's Impact on People Experiencing Homelessness
  • Alliance Research Roundup: What else is our research team studying?
  • Learning Events & Opportunities
  • New Tools & Resources
  • Get Involved: Research & Sharing Opportunities 

 Issue 2 | Wednesday, December 16, 2020 

  • Rapid Learnings from Virtual Care
  • Tackling TB Stigma at Access Alliance
  • Advancing Equity Data Collection at Vaughan CHC
  • LHS Milestone: NOD-to-TELUS Migration
  • Recent Publications & Presentations
  • Get Involved: Research & Sharing Opportunities
  • Learning Events & Opportunities
  • New Tools & Resources
  • Funding Available

Issue 1 | Wednesday, November 18, 2020

  • Moving Forward as a Learning Health System
  • Curiosity & Joy in Work (interview with Michelle Griever
  • Learning from COVID-19 (COVID-19 research projects involving the Alliance)
  • Get Involved: Research Opportunities
  • Recent Publications & Presentations
  • Learning Events & Opportunities
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