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Our Patient Voice Mail newsletter takes you inside the world of PVN. Through stories of partnerships, updates from our network and sharing the best and brightest resources from BC and around the world, our newsletter is your source to what’s happening in the world of patient engagement in BC.

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Read our previous issues:

June 30: Cultural Safety in Patient Engagement + Patient Partner Stories

May 20: Help Us Celebrate International “What Matters to You?” Day 2021!

April 19: We’re Celebrating National Volunteer Week!

March 31: Patient Partners Changing Health Care for the Better

February 24: Welcome to Our New Website!

January 29: Register for Quality Forum 2021!

December 24: Happy Holidays! 

December 16: Sign up for Connections Café

December 7: Working Together for Better Health Care

September 18: September Theme: Learn and Grow

August 20: The Evolution of Patient Engagement

July 23: Working Together in These Challenging Times

June 30: Including the Voices of All British Columbians in
Health Care Improvement

June 9: Today is International “What Matters to You?” Day!

May 29: Working Together to Improve Health Care

May 15: May Theme: Working Together to Improve Health Care

May 1: Patient Engagement in the Age of COVID-19

April 24: Let’s Get Zooming / Staying Well in Uncertain Times

April 16: April Theme: Patient Engagement in the Age of COVID-19

March 26: What Matters the Most to You in the Coming Days, Weeks and Months?

March 12: The Updated BC Health Quality Matrix is Here – See What’s New!

February 24: Watch Quality Forum 2020 Live this Week!

February 13: Patient Engagement in BC Is Evolving and so Is Our Team!

January 30: We’re Celebrating a Decade of PVN in 2020! 

January 16: Meet Our New Oversight & Advisory Committee Patient Partner Representatives!

December 20: Thank You for Making 2019 a Great Year!

December 18: Our Patient Partner Won a Leadership in Advancing the Patient Voice Quality Award!

December 4: Registration is Now Open for Quality Forum 2020! | Changes to Our Volunteer Agreement

November 7: New “What Matters to You?” Results are Out! | We’re in the New SPORcast Episode

October 28: #ConquerSilence on Canadian Patient Safety Week | Join Our Oversight & Advisory Committee

October 10: October is Patient- and Family-Centred Care Month!

September 26: Canada’s First Patient-Led Podcast is Playing!

September 9: Join the Fight Against Sepsis

September 4: Our Patient Engagement Learning Series is Back! Primary Care in BC

August 8: Share Your Work at Quality Forum 2020!

July 11: Check Out This New Resource: A Guide to Patient Engagement

June 26: How to Craft Outstanding Quality Awards Nominations

June 20: Applying Cultural Safety & Humility in Patient Engagement

June 5: Who Will You Nominate for a Quality Award?

May 23: Meaningful Stories about Asking What Matters

May 9: International Webinar, Patient Engagement in Research, Self-Care Tips & More!

April 23: It’s Patient Experience Week at PVN

April 5: “What Matters to You?” Day Celebrations | More Quality Forum Videos

March 21: Patient Partner Compensation: Initial Survey Results

March 7: Watch Quality Forum 2019 Sessions Online

February 22: Watch Quality Forum 2019 Presentations Live Online! | e-Health Conference Scholarship

February 7: Help Us Name Our New Networking Program! Designing Health Care Solutions with Empathy

January 24: It’s Here! Introducing our Patient Engagement Learning Series | Resource Round-up

January 10: Help Us Learn More about Patient Partner Compensation | PVN Patient Partner Helps Design Educational Videos

Check out the newsletters we sent in 2018, 2017, or 2016.

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.