Applying the Ontario Health Asthma Quality Standards for Children and Adolescents in your practice

Thu, August 12, 2021
ZOOM Webinar


Please join Ontario Health and the Lung Health Foundation for a webinar to learn from experts in the field about resources to support young people and/or parents of children with asthma presenting in the community. 

At the conclusion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
• Outline data on health care use by patients with asthma during the COVID-19 pandemic
• Identify the components of high-quality care and key gaps in care for children and adolescents with asthma in Ontario based on Ontario Health’s quality standard Asthma: Care in the Community for People Under 16 Years of Age
• Recognize how providers have adapted to virtual asthma care during the pandemic
• Identify opportunities and supports to improve asthma care for their patients

• Moderator: David Kaplan, MD, MSc, CCFP, Primary Care Physician; Chief of Clinical Quality, Ontario Health
• Dr. Dhenuka Radhakrishnan, Pediatric Respirologist and Clinical Investigator, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario; Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Ottawa; Adjunct Scientist, ICES
• Dr. Teresa To, Senior Scientist, Child Health Evaluative Sciences, The Hospital for Sick Children; Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health; member of the Asthma Quality Standard Advisory Committee
• Dr. Ryan W Smith, BSc, MSc, MB BCh BAO, FRCPC, Consultant Pediatrician, Medical Lead Regional Paediatric Asthma Clinic, Chief of Paediatrics and Neonatal Medicine, Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital
• Lung Health Foundation (TBC)

Who Should Attend:
• Primary care providers and primary care team members, including nurses, respiratory therapists, respiratory educators, administrators, and quality improvement decision support specialists
• Ontario Health Team primary care leads

When: August 12, 2021 8:00 - 9:00 AM EST

Register: Click here