Experience

Selected human services management consulting services:

  • How to Set Up and Deliver an Early Childhood Enrichment Program in Your Community – a manual for use by Hamlets in Nunavut Territory to guide the design and operation of enrichment programs for the 0 to approximately 5 years of age population for Department of Health (Mental Health and Addictions), Government of Nunavut
  • Provision of strategic advice and preparation of working documents for Central Community Care Access Centre regarding its strategic planning activities
  • Facilitation services for The Episodic Disabilities Network for its 2013 Forum and Policy Dialogue
  • Ontario’s Health Professions Regulatory Advisory Council, with the study on prescribing and use of drugs by non-physician health professionals
  • Public Health Services, a shared service – Guysborough Antigonish Strait Health Authority and Cape Breton District Health Authority (Nova Scotia), with development of a strategic plan
  • Centre for Health Sciences, George Brown College, project manager for Learning To Care Together, an IPE project
  • Production of Thunder Bay District Best Start Hub Implementation Plan
  • Collaborative Nursing Program, Centre for Nursing, George Brown College, preparation of proposals for funders
  • Ontario’s Health Professions Regulatory Advisory Council, with assessment of potential for regulation of pharmacy technicians
  • Microbix Bio Systems Inc.
  • Alzheimer Society, Ontario, for South Central Counselling Policy Review
  • with Envirimed Inc. to develop functional program plans for longer-term mental health beds and addictions services for St. Joseph’s Care Group, Thunder Bay
  • Ontario Division, Canadian Cancer Society, advocacy training program design
  • Central Health Services, preparation of proposals for services tendered by Ontario’s CCACs and participation on its Leadership and Partnership Team for accreditation
  • Ontario College of Family Physicians, assistance with implementation of A Proposal to Establish A Comprehensive Medical Education Program to Advance the Care of Persons with Alzheimer Disease & Related Dementias and design of a workplan to implement A Health Professional Education Program to Achieve Best Practices in the Use of Hysterectomy for Benign Uterine Conditions
  • A Community Service Plan and A Blueprint for Building the Service System Around the Child for Kent Children’s Services Council in Ontario
  • Restructuring Ontario’s Substance Abuse Programs: Northwestern and Northeastern Health Planning Areas
  • A Strategic Plan and Related Action Steps, Emergency Services for Hotel Dieu Hospital, St. Catharines, Ontario

Selected Program and related evaluations:

  • Process Review component of A Process Review and Government Relations Scan for the Region of Peel, with the Daisy Consulting Group
  • Evaluation: Ontario Child and Youth Telepsychiatry Program, with Steve Lough & Associates
  • Evaluation of CMIRPS (Canadian Medication Incident Reporting and Prevention System) Coordination, Communication and Development of Knowledge Transfer Concepts
  • Qualitative Evaluation of Polaris Clinical Outcome Measurement for the Mental Health Services Department of the Canadian Forces Health Services Centre (Atlantic)
  • An Evaluation of Changes to the Long Term Care Program, January 1, 2005 for Nova Scotia’s Department of Health
  • Feedback on 2004/05 Out of the Cold Program for Street Outreach Services, Hostel Services, Community and Neighbourhood Service, City of Toronto
  • Review of the Lead Agency for Toronto Preschool Speech and Language Services for Toronto Public Health
  • Impact Evaluation for Year I of Ontario’s Strategy to Combat Elder Abuse for the Ontario Network for Prevention of Elder Abuse
  • A Stakeholder Analysis for Community Care Access Centre of Peel
  • A Transportation/Housing Needs Survey for The Friends – Parry Sound/ Muskoka
  • Feasibility Assessment – Potential for Merger of Huron and Perth Children’s Aid Societies
  • Review of the Delivery Method for Housing Improvement Program and An Organizational and Service Review of the Federation of Metropolitan Tenants’ Associations for Shelter, Housing and Support, Community and Neighbourhood Services, City of Toronto
  • An Operational Review of the Mental Health Components of COTA and An Operational Review of Peterborough Civic Hospital and Haliburton Kawartha Pine Ridge Mental Health Service System, and An Operational and Service Review of VON Algoma for Ontario Ministry of Health
  • Review of the Home and Community Support Program for VON Brockville, Leeds and Grenville Branch in Ontario

Selected governance, board and organization development:

  • Region of Halton
  • Birch Glen Co-operative Homes Inc.
  • Wellesley Central Health Corporation
  • Toronto Children’s Mental Health Centres Executive Directors Network
  • Health Care Health and Safety Association of Ontario
  • Children’s Aid Society of the Districts of Sudbury and Manitoulin
  • Community Care Access Centre of Peel
  • College of Midwives of Ontario