As part of The Michener Institute of Education at UHN, The UHN International Centre for Education™ (UHN ICE™) seeks to innovate and educate without borders. UHN ICE leverages a wide range of expertise across the organization to build educational programs and relationships that will translate into high quality care.
The PLP is a fully customizable, observership-based program designed to meet your learning goals and objectives. No 2 PLPs are exactly the same! Through the PLP, we are able to leverage various resources and expertise throughout UHN that will enhance the learning experience. We work closely with host program(s) and learners to develop an Education Plan, outlining the activities of the PLP which are meant to meet your learning objectives. Learners receive a UHN-Michener Certificate of Completion at the end of the program.
PLP can be organized in most clinical and administrative programs across all UHN sites.
Learn more or to apply for the PLP!
This PLP provides a unique opportunity for an on-the-ground view of implementing High Reliability principles at Canada's largest academic health sciences centre. Since UHN is still at the early stages of our journey to become a High Reliability Organization (HRO), this provides a rich learning experience for those who are interested in gaining a deeper understanding of the structures, strategies and resources to take patient safety and quality of care to the next level.
During the High Reliability and Quality Improvement PLP, you will:
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"My observership with Dr. Quereshy was an incredible experience! His ability to make his patients feel safe, his ability to teach trainees, and his time management skills are things that I look up to and will aspire to incorporate into my own career one day. This observership taught me a lot and sparked an interest in general surgery."– Observership, General Surgery
"I quickly realized the focus on interprofessional teamwork and collaboration at UHN. With the learning I attained here, I hope to develop a similar structure to enable our teams to better collaborate."- PLP, Education Leadership and Organizational Development
"I had good exposure to advanced techniques in Urology and observed excellent interpersonal relationships."PLP, Urology
"Dr. Peter Slinger has tremendous experience in my field of interest. He was patient with all my questions even when he was busy with his work. It was an honour to see him work up close."- Observership, Anesthesia
To inquire about future learning opportunities, or if you would like to discuss a potential partnership with UHN ICE, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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