Health Quality Ontario (HQO) is an independent government agency that: monitors and reports on access to publicly funded health services, health human resources in publicly funded health services, consumer and population health status, and health system outcomes; supports continuous quality improvement; and makes recommendations on clinical practice guidelines and protocols, and funding for health care services and medical devicesto health care organizations and the provincial government.
The Canadian Patient Safety Institute works with governments, health organizations, leaders, and healthcare providers to improve the quality and safety of healthcare in Canada. Reports and toolkits on a variety of topics are avaialble on their website.
The Health Council of Canada is a pan-Canadian body that monitors and reports on progress being made to improve health care in Canada, and identifies best practices and innovation. The council will will be wrapping up its operations early in 2014-15.
IHI is a world-renound non-profit organization that strives to improve health and health care. They offer a variety of tools and learnign opportunities to further the Quality Improvement movement. See also the IHI Open School channel on YouTube
NHS IQ works to improve health outcomes in the UK by providing improvement and change expertise. This site provides access to publications, case studies, improvement tools and multimedia through its "Resource Search".