Woodstock

Woodstock Hospital, Patient and Family Advisory Council

Woodstock Hospital wants opinions and experiences to make better informed decisions on care for patients and families and has six positions as patients/family members in the Patient and Family Advisory Council.

Members of the council will serve in an advisory capacity and make recommendations on matters that impact the patient and family experience at Woodstock Hospital. Woodstock Hospital wants input on policies that affect you and your loved ones, such as visiting hours, access to services and programs, as well as participating in the hospital’s strategic planning process and annual quality improvement plan.

The Patient and Family Advisory Council makes recommendations on matters that impact the patient and family experience at Woodstock Hospital. Patient and Family Advisors must be a patient, family member or caregiver of a patient who has received care at Woodstock Hospital within the past two years.

The majority of council members will be patients, family members and caregivers; however hospital staff and physicians will also be represented on the Council.

Membership will be a two year term with option for renewal. The Council will meet six times annually for two hours per meeting.

Parking passes will be provided to all Patient and Family Advisors.

To download the application form, click here.

The official site for Woodstock Hospital’s Patient and Family Advisory Council is available here.

For further information, contact Victoria VanHeughten at vvanheughten@wgh.on.ca or 519-421-4211 ext. 2166