Tablet and books about QI

Quality and Innovation

Our program exists to make primary care in Canada — and the world — even better than it is.

Improving quality in primary care

Are you new to quality improvement (QI) and getting started on a project? Or perhaps you’re experienced and want to take your work to the next level? The Q&I Program has created and collated a number of resources to support residents, faculty and primary care professionals to improve quality. 

Improving quality during COVID-19

Learn about initiatives our program has underway to continue to improve quality in family medicine during COVID-19.
May 31, 2022
Even in the midst of dark times, it is important to remember to celebrate the joyful moments that life brings to our extended community. Read more about our senior promotions and take upcoming opportunities to reconnect with each other, including our new strategic planning website, now live, and new events in June. 
Apr 26, 2022
This month, we are pleased to officially launch two exciting DFCM initiatives: Primary Matters, our strategic planning process; and New Horizons, a speaker series to inspire us to ‘dream big’ about the potential of primary care, family medicine and the role of our department.
Mar 24, 2022
As we emerge from the depths of winter, many of my patients have commented that this particular spring holds both anguish but also hope for a spring that is both literal and metaphorical. This time of year is one of transitions, often marked by shared reflection and ritual. This year, spring feels particularly poignant.