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Engaging Patients

Health Quality Ontario's Patient, Family and Public Advisors Council

Health Quality Ontario Patient, Family and Public Advisors Council

The Patient, Family and Public Advisors Council ensures Health Quality Ontario’s work and strategic priorities are guided by the lived experiences of Ontarians.

Made up of 24 individuals from across Ontario, members bring unique and diverse perspectives based on their experiences with the health system.

If you have questions, please reach out to us at engagement@hqontario.ca.


Get to Know the Council

Read the biographies of Council members

Learn more
Members of Health Quality Ontario’s Patient, Family and Public Advisors Council laughing together at a meeting.

The Council’s First Year in Review

Learn about the Council’s first year of exciting initiatives

Read the Report
A member of Health Quality Ontario’s Patient, Family and Public Advisors Council presenting at a meeting.

Watch Video Reflections

Council members and the Patient Engagement team at Health Quality Ontario team look back on the Council’s first year

Watch Videos
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Join Our Patient Advisors Pool

Learn about ways to get involved

Get Involved
Two members of Health Quality Ontario’s Patient, Family and Public Advisors Council.

Let’s make our health system healthier

Join Our Patient, Family and Public Advisors Program

Patients, families and the public are central to improving health quality.


Claude Lurette and Kowsiya Vijayartnam, Health Quality Ontario Patient, Family and Caregiver Advisors Council Co-Chairs

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