Advisors at Sault Area Hospital can expect to:

  • Contribute ideas and suggestions that will enhance patient and public involvement in health service planning and decision-making so that the patient community has a voice in the delivery of health care services.
  • Participate as a regular and active member of the committee and/or working group to which they have been invited.
  • Provide input into patient care and organizational processes, and advocate for patient and family needs from a broad perspective.
  • Show commitment to improving care for all patients and family members at Sault Area Hospital by ensuring that the patient is the focal point of all discussions.
  • Participate in the development of new programs, services, policies and facilities.
  • Review recommendations referred to the council.
  • Promote improved collaboration and relationships between patients, families and staff.
An advisor highlights the priority of the health care system looking and feeling like one system to patients and their families