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Interior Health’s Professional Practice Office Physiotherapy Working Group



Commitment: Short-term

Connection method: Virtual

Open to Interior Region, Patient partners across BC


Interior Health’s Professional Practice Office is updating the resource package for patients who have had a lower extremity amputation and are preparing for prosthetic fitting. We are seeking input from patients partners to review the resources for clarity and ideally to ensure the resources align with lived experiences. Resources will be shared virtually and feedback could be written or through discussions (telephone or video).

Level of Engagement

This opportunity is at the level of Consult on the IAP2 Spectrum of Public Participation.


  • Specific health care experiences [details below]
  • People with a lower limb amputation and have received a prosthesis.

Patient Partners ARE NOT required to be PVN members to participate in this engagement opportunity.

Health Care Partner Contact Information

Michael Elder
Manager - Allied Health Education and Practice, Professional Practice Office | Interior Health
(250) 809-7770

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