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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  
  
June 2015

Jun 1, 2015 12:00 PM

This is part of our 'Spotlight' series, where we shed light on some of the amazing work being done by informed patients and family caregivers from across Canada.

We spoke with Dr. Robin McGee, a registered Clinical Psychologist, author and Patient Advocate about her patient experience and what drove her to become involved in improving the patient experience in her community and beyond.

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ALL, Patient engagement, Stories about patient experiences, Spotlight  
  
April 2015

Apr 27, 2015 3:52 PM

On April 23 we hosted a workshop to explore the impact of illness on the individual, in relationships and in family life. We discussed the complex emotions involved in illness and caregiving, such as loss of identity and changes in family structure, as well as the many positive aspects of caregiving.

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ALL, Our Open Meetings  
  
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