Programs for Physicians and Healthcare Professionals

The Saegis Safety Institute offers in-depth, evidence-based safety programs for physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals. Designed specifically for the challenges you are facing today, our programs equip you with the tools you need to improve your skills, adapt behaviours, reduce risk and, most importantly, improve safety for your patients.

Successful Patient Interactions

A one-day workshop to assist physicians and other healthcare providers achieve more successful interactions with their patients, for a safer healthcare experience. This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Medical Protective Association for up to 6 MOC credits. This Group Learning program has  also been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 6 Mainpro+ credits.

Effective Team Interactions 

A one-day workshop to enable more effective interactions within inter-professional teams, for the sake of safer healthcare. This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian medical Protective Association for up to 6 MOC credits. This Group Learning program has  also been certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada for up to 6 Mainpro+ credits.

Safer Opioid Prescribing Skills 

An innovative and effective learning program developed by the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine’s department of Continuing Professional Development, to help physicians, healthcare professionals and nurses reduce risk when prescribing opioids. Accreditations certified/approved by Continuing Professional Development, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto: The College of Family Physicians of Canada Mainpro+, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 1, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada – Section 3 (Self-Assessment). Details on Program page.

Clinical Communication Program 

An intensive and comprehensive three-day course designed specifically for physicians who want to reduce the risk of complaints and improve safety in their practices.

Dates, Locations and Registration

For more detailed descriptions including session dates and locations, and to register, go to the ALL PROGRAMS page.

Several more programs are in development on topics including Medical Records and Information Management, and Practice Management. Check back soon for new course offerings.

Organizational improvement series

Saegis also offers these programs to improve organizational culture and systems - click on the program name to learn more:

Just Culture Certification Course - available for individual registration or for teams (offered on-site at hospitals)

Strategies for Managing Unprofessional Behaviour - available for teams - offered on-site at hospitals

For GENERAL questions or inquiries

If you have a question or inquiry about Saegis, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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