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Participant, Vested Excellence Team

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Open to Vancouver Island Region, Patient partners from Royal Jubilee Hospital

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An innovative group of physicians and hospital leaders are looking for a Patient Partner to join their team. The Vested Excellence team meets monthly to develop and track quality improvement projects that impact patients in the South Island acute care facilities.

Open to: Patient partners from Royal Jubilee Hospital

Lead Organization or Department

Vancouver Island Health Authority - Ambulatory Care

Aim

We would value having a Patient Partner involved in our meetings to help ensure the patient’s voice is at the forefront.

Level of Engagement

This opportunity is at the level of inform on the spectrum of engagement. The promise to you is that you will be provided with balanced and objective information to assist in understanding alternatives and solutions.

Eligibility

  • Experience working in large groups
  • Comfort telling their story
  • Some familiarity with data analysis

Logistics

Number of vacancies: 1 Location, Date, Time and Frequency: Once a month from 12-1 pm on Mondays

Reimbursement

There are not expenses anticipated with this project.

Background

TBA.

Engagement Leader Contact Information

Carol Stathers
Engagement Leader, Patient and Public Engagement | Okanagan, Interior Region
778.516.3308
cstathers@bcpsqc.ca

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