Seniors Safety & Quality Improvement Program (SSQIP)

The BC Care Providers Association has been awarded a grant from the BC Ministry of Health to develop and manage the new province-wide Seniors Safety and Quality Improvement Program (SSQIP). All non-government publicly funded residential care homes operating within the province are eligible to participate.  Here are the timelines: 

  1. RFP for an industry needs assessment: Completed in September
    2. Pilot needs assessment: Completed in October
    3. Deploy needs assessment to sector: Complete in Mid-November
    4. Application eligibility and criteria: Communicated in December
    5. Launch of first application period:  January 15th, 2018 to February, 28th, 2018
    6. First period of applications under review: March 2018
    7. Letters of approval to be issued: End of March to the beginning of April 2018
    8. Launch of the second application period: Mid-April 2018

Seniors Safety and Quality Improvement Program (SSQIP)

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