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Patient Partner, Renal Program Quality Council and Committees, Interior Health



Commitment: Long-term

Connection method: Hybrid

Open to Interior Region


We are looking for patient partners or family care providers to join us in our quality committees as we work to continue to improve patient-centered care. We are continually looking to develop projects and focus work with quality in mind and value the voices and experiences of our patient partners or the family or friends who help to provide care. Our program is represented throughout the health authority and has many opportunities for partnership to involve the voice and experience of our most valued members; patient partners.

Level of Engagement

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


  • 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
  • The time to participate in the engagement opportunity

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

Health Care Partner Contact Information

Julia Baranow
Administrative Assistant, Renal and Transplant | Interior Health
(250) 868-5200

From Our Community

Layton Engwer

Patient Partner, Sooke

Layton Engwer

PVN helped empower me to make meaningful contributions to Primary Care (PC) locally and provincially.  It also facilitated creation of PC Patient Voices which is focused on PC and provides education support and building on shared experiences.