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Health Care Partner Resources

We’ve created a number of resources, tools and supports to help you engage patients in a meaningful way. Depending on what you’re looking for, this section provides supports for:

  • Assessing readiness: materials that help your team get ready to engage patients
  • Skill building: resources that build your skills, confidence and comfort in engaging patient partners
  • Preparation: recruitment, preparation and selection strategy resources for engaging patients well
  • Evaluation: providing support and resources to assess the impact of your engagement efforts and share them with others

“What Matters to You?” Resources

Good quality health care starts with asking what matters so that you do what matters. Whether it’s in person, or virtually, “What Matters to You?” reinforces a commitment to working together for care tailored to the needs of patients. Looking for “What Matters to You?” resources? Here’s how you can help spread the word in your workplace, school or community!

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Building skills

  1. Zoom Instructions
    • Tips & Checklists

Engaging patient partners

  1. Zoom Instructions
    • Tips & Checklists

Getting started with PVN

  1. Glossary
    • Glossary & FAQs

Participating in opportunities

  1. Glossary
    • Glossary & FAQs

Promoting your opportunity

Telling people about PVN

From Our Community

Agnes Black

Director, Health Services & Clinical Research and Knowledge Translation – Providence Health Care

Agnes Black

It’s really hard to make changes in health care. When a PVN patient partner says, ‘This is important to us’ it keeps us grounded on why a change is needed and keeps us motivated to keep going on projects.