ED Patient Safety and Quality Improvement (M&M) Rounds

ED Patient Safety &
Quality Improvement Rounds

Will commence June 15, 2017 at 8:00 am. These rounds will replace ED Rounds and will be held quarterly in September, November, January and April at 8:00 am in the LHEARN Centre Auditorium..

These M&M Rounds will follow the U of Ottawa OM3 model of M&M Rounds with a focus on identifying cognitive bias and systemic issues. This is followed by interactive discussion to come up with tangible solutions and recommendations to forward to ED Council and the ED QI Committee.

Cases will be pooled from the QI Committee return visit audits as well as pertinent cases that come up and are identified by leadership as learning opportunities. Presenters will include the physicians and allied health staff where possible.


  • June 13, 2017 – Dr Tahir, Dr Gaschler, Dr Cheung
  • September 13, 2017 – Dr Koushik, Dr Dayal, Dr Blecher
  • November 8, 2017


  • January 23, 2018
  • April 24, 2018