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Presentations & Webcasts

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In this section you will find presentations developed by researchers, policymakers, service providers and other stakeholders in Ontario home care. This section also contains announcements of scheduled webcasts on topics of interest to home care stakeholders.

Kissing Cousins: How CSS and CCAC Assessments are Related

Posted: Aug 08, 2013
Presentation date: Jun 19, 2013
Location: 2012 Health and Community Care Conference
Contributor: Leslie Eckel, M.S.W., R.S.W.

How Integrated Assessment Information is Being Used in Canada

Posted: Aug 08, 2013
Contributor: John P. Hirdes, PhD, University of Waterloo

Effective Implementation of an interRAI Instrument

Posted: Aug 08, 2013
Presentation date: Jun 19, 2013
The use of strategies to facilitate the successful adoption and integration of an interRAI assessment tool and related applications.

interRAI and LHIN Decision Support Day

Posted: Jul 02, 2013
Presentation by John Hirdes

Use of interRAI Instruments Across the Continuum of Care

Posted: Apr 01, 2012
Conference date: Dec 15, 2011
Presentation to at the ESC LHIN & CCAC Forum: Use of interRAI Instruments Across the Continuum of Care by John P. Hirdes

Research in Home and Community Care: An urgent call to action

Posted: Jun 03, 2010
Conference date: May 28, 2010
Presented by John Hirdes - OHCA, May 2010

Variation in CCAC services among RAI-HC assessed clients

Posted: Nov 17, 2009
Presentation date: Nov 10, 2009
Presentation by Jeff Poss at OACCAC RAI Education Day 2009

System Level Perspectives on Formal and Informal Resource Use

Posted: Nov 17, 2009
Presentation date: Nov 10, 2009
Presentation by John Hirdes at OACCAC RAI-HC Education Day

The Change Foundation invited John Hirdes to speak

Posted: Mar 15, 2009
Source: The Change Foundation External link

Using interRAI Instruments to Understand ALC Patients

Posted: Nov 13, 2008
Presentation date: Nov 12, 2008
Host: OACCAC 3rd annual Ontario RAI Workshop
This Power Point Presentation by John Hirdes PhD illustrates the utility of interRAI tools in furthering our understanding of ALC Patients.

OHCRN Forum

Posted: Jul 08, 2008
Conference date: Jun 17, 2008

Community Care and Health Human Resources: Informing Policy Action

Posted: Jul 07, 2008
Conference date: Mar 08, 2008
Location: Ryerson University
The CIHR Team in Community Care and Health Human Resources, in partnership with the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC), held its 2nd Annual Symposium, at Ryerson University. This symposium was designed to share research results with community partners, researchers, and …
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Forging Ahead... Evidence to Innovation

Posted: Jul 07, 2008
Conference date: Mar 08, 2008
Dr. A. Paul Williams, Co-Chair of CRNCC and Professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, was invited to present on Evidence in Action: Mobilizing Knowledge in Home & Community Care.

Keeping people safe at home: What does the research tells us?

Posted: Jul 07, 2008
Presentation date: May 22, 2008

Setting the Policy Agenda: Older Persons' Mental Health and Addictions

Posted: Jul 06, 2008
Conference date: May 17, 2006
Location: Toronto, Ont
A symposium presented by the Canadian research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Older Persons' Mental Health and Addictions Network of Ontario (OPMHAN), held in Toronto, Ontario.

Women and Home Care: the Facts, the Issues, the Future

Posted: Jul 06, 2008
Conference date: Nov 21, 2005
Location: Alliston, Ont
A conference workshop presented by the the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA), held in Alliston, Ontario.

Integrating Community Support Services with the Broader Continuum of Care

Posted: Jul 06, 2008
Conference date: Jun 06, 2006
Location: Waterloo, Ont
A symposium presented by the Canadian research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Waterloo Wellington Community Support Service Network Project (WWCSSN), held in Waterloo, Ontario.

Ideas to Action ~ Integrating Community Support Services within Regionalized Models: Innovations and Best Practices from Across Canada

Posted: Jul 06, 2008
Conference date: Oct 23, 2006
A symposium presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA)

Caring for Children, Youth and Families in Home and Community: Innovations and Best Practices from Across Canada

Posted: Jul 06, 2008
Conference date: Feb 20, 2007
A full-day symposium and live web cast presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Children and Youth Home Care Network (CYHN)

North East Local Health Integration Network ~ North East Alternative Level Care Summit (ALC)

Posted: Jul 06, 2008
Presentation date: Jun 06, 2007
Location: Sudbury, Ont
Dr. A. Paul Williams, Co-Chair of CRNCC and Professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, was invited to present on the role of community-based care at the June 2007 ALC Summit in Sudbury, Ontario.

The Balance of Care

Posted: Jul 06, 2008
Presentation date: Oct 16, 2007
A workshop presented by the Canadian Research Network for Care in the Community (CRNCC) and the Ontario Community Support Association (OCSA) during the OCSA conference.

How Targeted, Integrated and Managed Home and Community Care Can Support "At Risk" Seniors and Sustain Medicare

Posted: Jul 06, 2008
Presentation date: Oct 24, 2007
Location: Waterloo, Ont
A live web cast presented by the University of Toronto's Institute for Life Course and Aging.

Dr. A. Paul Williams, Co-Chair of CRNCC and Professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation at the University of Toronto, was invited to present on findings from the …
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The Common Intake Assessment Tool (CIAT): Initial Results from Implementation in Ontario

Posted: Apr 16, 2008
Presentation date: Jan 14, 2008