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Because your voice matters.

Member, Saanich Peninsula Primary Care Network Operations Committee



Commitment: Long-term

Connection method: Virtual

Open to Vancouver Island Region


To improve patient care and access to primary care through overseeing the establishment, implementation and operations of the Saanich Peninsula Primary Care Network in accordance with the Ministry of Health approved service plan.

Patient Partners are valuable members of this committee to help make decisions, review health care models, and determine strategies for the Primary Care Network’s implementation.

The Saanich Peninsula Primary Care Network Operations Committee is seeking an additional patient partner to be a part of this important work. Join us in building a responsive primary care network on the Saanich Peninsula!

Level of Engagement

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


  • Willing & comfortable to share health care experiences in a group setting
  • Comfort with public speaking
  • Previous committee/working group experience
  • Have access to technology and the internet to participate in the engagement opportunity
  • Comfortable using technology to attend online/virtual meetings
  • An interest in improving health care services

Patient Partners ARE required to be PVN members to participate in this engagement opportunity.

Health Care Partner Contact Information

Michael Pojol
Project Development Consultant, Saanich Peninsula Primary Care Network | Island Health
(250) 889-6928

From Our Community

Ovey Yeung

Patient Partner, Vancouver

Ovey Yeung

Being involved in the Patient Voices Network has broadened my understanding of the system and helped me empathize with health care challenges and limitations. What matters to me is to walk away feeling that my experience matters, that I matter!