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The Adopting Research to Improve Care (ARTIC) Program accelerates the spread of proven care.

ARTIC breaks down barriers and spreads proven interventions across the health system using these five enablers:

  • Strategic selection of interventions that have the potential for high impact

  • Education and training

  • Guidance and facilitation championship

  • A clear governance structure

  • Evaluation

ARTIC was developed by the Council of Academic Hospitals of Ontario and is now co-led with Health Quality Ontario. Together, we extend an annual call for proposals for high-impact interventions that improve patient outcomes and quality of care.

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