What are "Champion Homes"?

The Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada (ISMP Canada) is partnering with 10 Champion long-term care homes in Ontario to improve medication safety and help address recommendations from the Justice Gillese Public Inquiry report.

“The Champion Homes have stepped forward to test, refine, implement, and evaluate improvement strategies designed to reduce the risk to their residents of medication related harm” said Carolyn Hoffman CEO, ISMP Canada. “Their insights and learning will then be shared with all homes in the province”.

St. Patrick’s Home of Ottawa is one of the Champion Homes helping to reflect diverse resident needs, geographic locations, size, and ownership models.

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