Ontario Cancer Institute/Princess Margaret Hospital. Ambulatory Care Committee

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Ontario Cancer Institute/Princess Margaret Hospital. Ambulatory Care Committee

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        Dates of existence

        ?-1997?

        History

        The date of the first meeting of the Ambulatory Care Committee is not known. The first minutes to survive in the Archives are from December 14, 1987.

        The Ambulatory Care Committee was responsible for the development and maintenance of policies and procedures related to outpatient services. Some of the functions of the Ambulatory Care Committee included: developing and monitoring policies and procedures for the organization and delivery of care in the Out-Patient Department and Peripheral Clinics, developing and monitoring policies and procedures for the implementation of new programs recommended by the Medical Advisory Committee, advising the Medical Advisory Committee on priorities for out-patient programs, and establishing and maintaining a quality assurance programme for all aspects of Ambulatory care.

        The Ambulatory Care Committee met monthly at least ten times a year and reported to the Medical Advisory Committee at least three times a year.

        The Ambulatory Care Committee membership included: two representatives from the Department of Medicine, two representatives of the Department of Radiation Oncology, and one representative OPD Nursing.

        In 1988 M. Gospodarowicz and T. West as well as R. Hasselback and T. West were co-chairs of the Ambulatory Care Committee. Subsequent chairs of the committee were T. West and N. Laperriere (1989-1990), N. Laperriere (1990-1993), and B. O'Sullivan (1993).

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        Ontario Cancer Institute/Princess Margaret Hospital. Medical Advisory Committee (1975-1997)

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        hierarchical

        Dates of relationship

        ?-1997?

        Description of relationship

        The Ambulatory Care Committee reported to the Medical Advisory Committee.

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        University Health Network Archives

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        Dates of creation, revision and deletion

        Last updated: July 25, 2013. Added to Archeion July 25, 2013.

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        • English

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