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“Patient As Provider” – Barry Smith Symposium . . .

I was fortunate enough to be asked to be a speaker and panelist in the Barry Smith Symposium at Queen’s University a few weeks ago. It was an amazing experience. This is the second annual symposium, named about one of … Continue reading

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Remembering where it started . . .

Today a small group of Patient Experience Advisors from Kingston General Hospital spoke with a grad student finishing her Masters. As I understand she wanted to speak to a few of us about our experience as advisors to get a … Continue reading

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Sharing the Patient Experience with the Media . . .

In line with becoming a Chronic Illness Ambassador,¬†advocating on behalf of other patients with chronic illnesses, I volunteer at Kingston General Hospital as a Patient Experience Advisor. Patient Experience Advisors are patients and care-givers of patients who sit on different … Continue reading

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