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Health Quality Ontario Standard- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Care in the Community for Adults
Status: In Development

This quality standard addresses care for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including the assessment of people who may have COPD. It provides guidance on the diagnosis, management, and treatment of COPD in community-based settings. The scope of this quality standard applies to primary care, specialist care, home care, and long-term care.

Health Quality Ontario Standard- Heart Failure

Care in the Community
Status: In Development

This quality standard addresses the diagnosis and management of heart failure in adults aged 18 years and older, with a focus on management in community and outpatient settings.

Health Quality Ontario Standard- Diabetic Foot Ulcers

Care for Patients in All Settings
Status: Final

This quality standard focuses on care for people who have developed or are at risk of developing a diabetic foot ulcer. It addresses all settings, including primary care, home and community care, long-term care, and acute care.

Health Quality Ontario Standard- Pressure Injuries

Care for Patients in All Settings
Status: Final

This quality standard focuses on care for people who have developed or are at risk of developing a pressure injury. It addresses all settings, including primary care, home and community care, long-term care, and acute care.

Health Quality Ontario Standard- Venous Leg Ulcers

Care for Patients in All Settings
Status: Final

This quality standard focuses on care for people who have developed or are at risk of developing a venous leg ulcer. It addresses all settings, including primary care, home and community care, long-term care, and acute care.

Wounds Canada

Information and resources for Clients/Patients and Families and Healthcare Professionals; Newsletters; Continuing Education

Electrical Stimulation for Wounds

Website to share information about electrical stimulation for wound healing for healthcare professionals, clients/patients and families.

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