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Health Care Partner Opportunities

Health care organizations value patients’, families’ and caregivers’ input to improve their quality of care. Over the past decade, PVN has seen a dramatic increase in opportunities from health care organizations who are reaching out to PVN to connect with you.

From committees to quality improvement projects, and everything in between, engagements are led by health care partners and supported by PVN.

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13 Opportunities

Member, Emergency Care BC Executive Steering Committee

Volunteer Opportunity Emergency Care, BC (ECBC) is a new health improvement network under the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).  If you would like to improve health outcomes and the experience of patients visiting emergency departments throughout the province this could be the opportunity for you! RSVP Now…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Long-term

Connection methods: Virtual, In-person

Open to Provincial Region

Posted

Indigenous Member, Communities Stakeholder Working Group; Clinical Response Model

Volunteer Opportunity BC Emergency Health Services is forming a working group to review and evaluate its Clinical Response Model and would like to invite an Indigenous patient partner to join the group and provide their insights and experiences. RSVP Now Lead Organization/Department BC Emergency Health Services…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Long-term

Connection method: Virtual

Open to Provincial Region

Posted

Participant, Renal and Oncology Facility Design Focus Group

Volunteer Opportunity Interior Health would like to invite patient partners to attend a virtual focus group session to gather patient input on facility design for Renal and Oncology services at the East Kootenay Regional Hospital in Cranbrook. RSVP Now Lead Organization/Department Interior Health, Capital Planning Aim…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Short-term

Connection method: Virtual

Open to Interior Region

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Public Member, Interior Health Person- and Family-centred Care Steering Committee (IH PFCC SC)

Volunteer Opportunity Interior Health is seeking additional Public Members to join our unique Person- and Family-centred Care Steering Committee. We serve to communicate and promote the core Person- and Family-centred Care principles of Dignity and Respect, Information Sharing, Participation and Collaboration. RSVP Now Lead Organization/Department Interior…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Long-term

Connection methods: Virtual, In-person

Open to Interior Region

Posted

Interviewee, Enhancing BC Institute of Technology (BCIT) Student Nurses’ Communication & Interview Skills

Volunteer Opportunity The BCIT Nursing Program supports the goal of good health and well-being for all persons. Help our future nurses put into action their health interview skills to better understand your health journey and perspectives by volunteering for a 15-30 minute interview. Let’s make a difference now and…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Short-term

Connection method: Virtual

Open to Provincial Region

Posted

Member, Development Team; Childhood Growth Monitoring Clinical Practice Standard

Volunteer Opportunity Are you the parent or guardian of a young child (2 months to 5 years of age)? Has your child had their length, weight, and head circumference measured at a health unit (e.g., as part of an immunization appointment)? The Northern Health Population and Public Health team…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Long-term

Connection method: Virtual

Open to Northern Region

Last updated

Interviewee & Tester, Digital Health Service Design – Connecting Patients with Health Care Providers

Volunteer Opportunity Are you interested in helping people find the health care they need? If so, we are designing a platform to connect people with health care services and need you to test our prototype and provide feedback! RSVP Now Lead Organization/Department Ministry of Health, Digital…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Short-term

Connection method: Virtual

Open to Provincial Region

Posted

Member, Penticton Regional Hospital Patient Advisory Council

Volunteer Opportunity Penticton Regional Hospital is looking for Patient Partners to join our Patient Advisory Council for one-hour, monthly committee meetings, which will be held in-person with a Zoom option. RSVP Now Lead Organization/Department Interior Health, Penticton Regional Hospital Aim The aim of this Patient…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Long-term

Connection methods: Virtual, In-person

Open to Interior Region

Last updated

Member, Team-based Care Ad Hoc Advocacy Committee

Volunteer Opportunity Seymour Health is the largest non-health authority-run team-based care centre in BC. We are looking for patient voices to help us plan the next stage as we bring together emergency care, primary care, specialty care and diagnostics — the right care at the right time, all in…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Short-term

Connection method: Virtual

Open to Fraser – Vancouver Coastal

Posted

Participant, Provincial Summit: Low Carbon, High Quality Care

Volunteer Opportunity The health of our planet involves working together to find ways to conserve and renew. The health care system has a big part to play in reducing their carbon, emissions and waste. Join us as we come together to discuss what the health care system can do…

Deadline: Apply by

Commitment: Short-term

Connection method: In-person

Open to Fraser – Vancouver Coastal

Last updated

From Our Community

Lucie Neliba

Patient Partner, Surrey

Lucie Neliba

The Patient Voices Network has connected me to a community with the same drive to bring person- and family-centred care to the forefront. I am grateful for all opportunities I have been a part of thanks to PVN, which positively impacts patients like my sister and their caregivers. No matter how small, all patient engagement will help shape the future of health care and that I can stand behind