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September 2014
Sep 10, 2014 1:17 PM
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After much work alongside patients, family members, providers and researchers, we’re excited to announce Patients Canada’s Small Changes with Impact initiative – a set of Key Performance Targets (KPTs) for healthcare, informed by patient and family member experiences with the system.

 

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October 2013

Oct 30, 2013 2:21 PM
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SUMMARY: In this article John Illingworth of the UK Health Foundation looks at the importance of patient perspectives in patient safety.

The patient is the only person who has the whole process view, the "big picture", through the primary to secondary care continuum.  It is only with the knowledge of the "big picture" that the real problems, the root causes, can be identified and fixed.

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Oct 23, 2013 2:16 PM
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The report, Patient Engagement Project: Mount Dennis Community, was one of Kevin Leonard's final works for Patient Destiny.

Kevin Leonard, founder of Patient Destiny, was in the vanguard of the patient movement in Ontario. Patient Destiny advocated for easy patient access to their records as the first and most important step in patient engagement.

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ALL, Digital health and patients, Finding your way through the system, Patient-centred measures, Patient engagement, Patient safety  
  
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