Sault Area Hospital: Patients and Family Advisory Council
Before submitting an application form, the following are some things to think about to be sure that this is the right commitment for you:
- You are able to objectively share your experiences and point of view, but be able to listen to and appreciate the views of others in a constructive and respectful manner;
- You are positive and supportive of Sault Area Hospital’s vision, mission and core values; and
- You have the time to prepare for and attend monthly meetings of the SAH-PFAC and ad-hoc meetings as required (approximately 3-4 hours per month).
The expected term for a Patient or Family Advisor is 2 years.
Sault Area Hospital currently has a number of Patient and Family Advisors working throughout the hospital. The Patient and Family Advisor Handbook is available here. To learn more about the roles and responsibilities of a Patient and Family Advisor, please click here.
Applications are continually accepted year round. To be considered, please complete an application form here. Following acceptance of your application, you will be contacted to participate in an interview.
Additional questions or comments can be directed to: Laura Tenhagen, Coordinator, Patient and Family Advisory Council at: Tenhagenla@sah.on.ca or 705-759-3434 ext. 6908.
For more information, please click here.