Health Quality Ontario has created and curated a number of resources and tools to help integrate patient engagement into your professional domain. From engaging individuals during the treatment process to implementing organizational engagement programs, these resources can help guide more open communications between health providers and their patients and caregivers.
For more information about these tools or other patient engagement best practices, please email Engagement@HQOntario.ca.
These resources will help you understand patient engagement and the exciting ways you can engage with patients, families and caregivers.
Learn frameworks and best practices to implement patient, caregiver and public engagement, and examples of effective engagement at work.
Learn how to build fair access and participation using considerate language and approaches for all participants into your patient engagement projects.
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Get tips on how to measure the effectiveness of patient, caregiver and public engagement, and ways to improve your own engagement activities.
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