Rapid Reviews

Rapid reviews are environmental scans or quick literature reviews on policy issues identified as urgent or emerging by NAO members.

Title Author(s)
Virtual Primary Care in Northern, Rural and Remote Canada
Rapid Review 26, forthcoming
Prepared for the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
Li J., Roerig M., Saragosa M., Carbone, S., Abdelhalim R., Jamieson M., Allin S. & Marchildon G.
COVID-19 Case and Contact Tracing: Policy Learning from International Comparisons
Rapid Review 25, May 2020
Prepared for Toronto Public Health
Bhatia D., Morales-Vazquez M., Song K., Roerig M., Allin S. & Marchildon G.
Supporting Mental Health and Wellbeing Among Students in Higher Education
Rapid Review 24, March 2020
Bhatia D., Roerig M., Marani H., King M., Morales-Vazquez M., & Allin S.
Public Management and Regulation of Contracted Health Services
Rapid Review 23, February 2020
Prepared for the Institute of Health Economics
Allin S., Sherar M., Church Carson M., Jamieson M, McKay R., Quesnel-Vallee A., & Marchildon G.
Alternative Level of Care and Delayed Discharge: Lessons Learned from Abroad
Rapid Review 22, February 2020
Bhatia D., Peckham A., Abdelhalim R., Kurdina A., Ng R., Allin S., & Marchildon G.
Innovations in Service Delivery for Institutional Care in Practically Managing Responsive Behaviours
Rapid Review 21
Prepared for the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness
Saragosa M., Peckham A., Poole M., King M., Bhatia D., Allin S., & Marchildon G.
Using Technology to Support Home and Community Care in Rural Areas
Rapid Review 20, January 2020
Prepared for the Nova Scotia Department of Health and Wellness
Saragosa M., Carbone S., King M., Poole M., Peckham A., Allin S., & Marchildon G..
Patient Safety Mandatory Reporting Legislation and Outcomes
Rapid Review 19, January 2020
Prepared for the Canadian Patient Safety Institute 
Milligan C., Allin S., Farr M., Farmanova E., Peckham A., Baker R., & Marchildon G.
Adopting EMRs and Information Technology in Primary Care
Rapid Review 18, January 2020
Prepared for the Yukon Government
Carbone S., Kurdina A., King M., Peckham A., Bhatia D., Ng R., Allin S., & Marchildon G.
Hospitals-As-Hubs: Integrated Care for Patients
Rapid Review 17, August 2019
Prepared for Converge3
Bhatia D., Peckham A., Allin S., Nolte E., Pourat N., Blythe R, Ng R., & Marchildon G.
Dental Care Coverage for Older Adults in Seven Jurisdictions
Rapid Review 16, August 2019
Prepared for Converge3
Farmer J, Allin S, Qui├▒onez C, Peckham A, & Marchildon G
Strengthening Home and Community Care Services for Rural Populations
Rapid Review 15, August 2019
Prepared for the Yukon Government
Carbone S., Ng R., Kurdina A., King M., Bhatia D., Peckham A., Allin S., & Marchildon G.
Health System Performance of Northern Canada
Rapid Review 14, August 2019
Prepared for the Yukon Government
Jamieson M., Allin S., Peckham A., Young K., Chatwood, S., & Marchildon G.
Care Closer to Home: Elements of High Performing and Community Healthcare Services
Rapid Review 13, May 2019
Prepared for the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
Peckham A., Carbone S., Poole M., Allin S., & Marchildon G.
Accountable Care Organizations: Success Factors, Provider Perspectives and an Appraisal of the Evidence
Rapid Review 12, March 2019
Peckham A., Rudoler D., Allin S., Bhatia D., Abdelhalim R., Kavelaars RA., & Marchildon G.
Waivers to Enable Innovation
Rapid Review 11, March 2019
Camillo C., Farmanova E., Peckham A., Allin S., Marchildon G.
Province-Wide Services
Rapid Review 10, November 2018
Allin S., Sherar M., Peckham A., & Marchildon G.
Accountable Care Organizations and the Canadian Context
Rapid Review 9, November 2018
Peckham A., Rudoler D., Bhatia D., Fakim S., Allin S., & Marchildon G.
Assistive Devices: Regulation and Coverage in five European Countries
Rapid Review 8, October 2018
Prepared for Converge3
Panteli D., Henschke C., Kroneman M., Fuchs S., Hjortland M., Oliva G., & van Ginneken E.
Assistive Devices: Regulation and Coverage in New Zealand
Rapid Review 7, October 2018
Prepared for Converge3
Tenbensel T., Wilkinson-Meyers L., & Singh Shekhawat G.
Assisted Devices: Regulation and Coverage in Australia
Rapid Review 6, October 2018
Prepared for Converge3
Braithwaite T., Westbrook J., Nguyen A., Warwick M., & Boyling C.
Assistive Devices Coverage: Ontario Compared to Other High-Income Jurisdictions
Rapid Review 5, October 2018
Prepared for Converge3
Marchildon G. & Peckham A.
Assistive Devices: Regulation and Coverage in Canada
Rapid Review 4, October 2018
Prepared for Converge3
Peckham A,. Kashef Al-Ghetaa R., Ho J., Marchildon G.
Healthcare Quality Councils: A pan-Canadian Scan
Rapid Review 3
Prepared for the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
Milligan C., Peckham A., & Marchildon G.
Primary Care Reforms in Ontario, Manitoba, Alberta, and the Northwest Territories
Rapid Review 2, April 2018
Peckham A., Kreindler S., Church J., Chatwood S., & Marchildon G.
Policy Innovations in Primary Care Across Canada
Rapid Review 1, March 2018
Prepared for the Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement
Peckham A., Ho J., & Marchildon G.