Covenant Health
This week's reflection

This week's reflection

Happiness is a butterfly which when pursued is always just beyond your grasp, but which if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Senior Leadership

Jon Popowich

Chief Quality & Privacy Officer

Jon currently leads Covenant Health’s quality portfolio, which includes the strategies and operations for quality and patient safety, process improvement, patient relations, health information management, strategic analytics, infection prevention and control, policies and procedures, and information access and privacy. He has held administrative and leadership positions in quality, governance and strategic planning with Caritas Health Group and Covenant Health since 1989. He has also been active in ethics consultation and teaching internally and externally. 

Jon’s education includes business studies at the University of Alberta, and a post-graduate degree in management from the Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Leicester. He holds certificates in Catholic Leadership, ISO9000 internal audit, and business process redesign.  He has served the community in a variety of capacities, including board chair of the Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton. In addition to his passion for quality and patient safety, Jon is a published outdoor writer, climber and avid photographer.