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September 2015
Sep 10, 2015 8:00 PM

This is part of our 'Impact' series, where we unpack the context and opportunity for our work, and what it means to patients, family caregivers and the healthcare community across Canada.

Patients Canada is part of a national coalition funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) that is putting patients and family caregivers at the centre of health research, and we're eager to share our progress.

We sat down with Alies Maybee, SPOR Team Lead and Patient Advisor with Patients Canada, to talk about the new landscape of patient partners in research, and how this is contributing to the big picture of an improved healthcare system.

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ALL, Our Impact, Patient-centred measures, Patient engagement  
  
July 2015

Jul 22, 2015 11:00 AM

This is part of our 'Impact' series, where we unpack the context and opportunity for our work, and what it means to patients, family caregivers and the healthcare community across Canada.

What's important to you in your relationship with your family doctor? We partnered with the Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario (AFHTO) to help them answer that question. We started with a survey, "Value in the Patient-Doctor Relationship," which we helped them develop and share in March 2015. Many of you participated – thank you – and may be curious about the results. We are, too!

We sat down with Carol Mulder, AFHTO's Provincial Lead of Quality Improvement & Decision Support Program, to unpack the survey's significance and how its results can lead to an improved patient experience.

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ALL, Our Impact, Patient-centred measures  
  
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