Ruth Hall

PhD (University of Toronto)
MSc (University of Toronto)
BASc (University of Guelph)

Impact

1) The annual stroke report cards have become a key knowledge exchange/communication tool for the Ontario Stroke Networks to engage the LHIN, drive health system change and address data gaps.

2)The Ontario Stroke Network’s performance measurement and evaluation program has resulted in significant engagement with the Ministry of Health funding reform – stroke Quality Based Procedures  and to be considered as a Demostration Project for the Ontario’s Strategy for Patient Oriented Research (SPOR).

3) The Ontario Stroke Network’s contribution to the data collection for the Ontario Stroke Registry has been used to inform the Ministry’s stroke Quality Based Procedure initiative and used to support many regional quality improvement initiatives.