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Become a patient or family advisor

The JGH needs patient and family advisors

We are committed to providing patient and family-centred care, which is dependent on our ability to communicate with those we serve. Patient and family advisors will help us understand what matters most to patients and their families when they come through our doors. 

Your perspective, feedback and advice are unique. Based on what you see, feel or hear as a patient and/or a family member, you can shape the way we provide excellent patient care. Your contribution will help to improve the quality and safety of care for all patients.

Click here for more information on patient and family advisors.

Criteria

If you and/or a family member has been a patient at the JGH within the last five years, you are eligible to be a patient or family advisor.

The role of patient and family advisors

Patient and family advisors may:

  • participate in the Patient and Family Advisory Council
  • take on public speaking to help educate others about patient and family-centred care
  • work on special hospital projects
  • attend staff orientation
  • participate in committees

Get started

Please complete this application form, in which you can provide information such as your experiences at the JGH, why you are interested in becoming a patient or family advisor and how you might like to get involved with the hospital. 

Applicants who are selected for an interview will normally be contacted within 30 days of submission of the application form. While we appreciate each candidate's interest, submitting an application form and coming for an interview does not guarantee selection. 

 

Please complete this application form:

Application Form - Patient and Family Advisor.pdf

 

Please return completed application form to:

cbellerose@jgh.mcgill.ca or 

Chantal Bellerose, Quality Program
Jewish General Hospital
3755 Cote Sainte-Catherine Road, Room A-905
Montreal, QC  H3T 1E2