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Working Together Update – Richmond Mental Health & Substance Use

Read the Richmond Mental Health and Substance Use Person and Family Centered Care update! Lots of great engagement happening! pfcc-nl-update5-final

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Patient and Public Advisor Process Evaluation 2016

This past summer we were fortunate enough to have a practicum student, Dami Akinyemi, from SFU’s Masters in Public Health Program who conducted an evaluation of our advisory program for the 2nd year in a row.  Dami interviewed several CEAN members sitting on VCH Advisory Committees as well as the chairs of the committees (VCH Staff). […]

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CEAN Notes on IAP2’s 2016 Conference: Who Cares about Public Participation?

We are very pleased to share with you, notes on the International Association of Public Participation’s (IAP2) 2016 conference “Who Cares about Public Participation?” written by CEANer Barbara Greenlaw.  Barbara attended the conference in Montreal this past September along with CEAN Coordinator Saori Yamamoto.  The conference runs in conjunction with IAP2’s Core Values Awards Gala […]

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Community Engagement 2015/2016 Annual Report

The 2015/2016 Community Engagement Annual Report is now complete. This past year, the CE Team has gathered patient/public feedback on 53 projects across Vancouver Coastal Health.  Over 2500 Volunteer hours were contributed to bring the patient voice into planning our health care services. We’ve also had the opportunity to create some great new tools to […]

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