connecting with our community
Community committees are vital in fostering collaboration, engagement, and progress within Erie Shores HealthCare. Comprised of passionate individuals from diverse backgrounds, these committees serve as platforms for community members to come together and enhance patient care at our hospital.
Patient and Family Advisory Council
The Patient and Family Advisory Council at Erie Shores HealthCare is vital in fostering patient-centred care. Comprising compassionate individuals, including patients, their families, and healthcare staff, the council collaborates to enhance the overall patient experience. They actively provide valuable feedback, share insights, and propose improvements to various hospital services and policies. By actively involving patients and families in decision-making processes, the council aims to ensure that the hospital's services remain sensitive to the needs and preferences of its community. This committee meets monthly, except for the summer months. Click the button below to learn more and apply to become a member.
At Erie Shores HealthCare, the Accessibility Committee ensures equal access to healthcare information and services for all individuals, regardless of their physical or cognitive abilities. Comprising experts in accessibility, representatives from diverse backgrounds, and healthcare professionals, the committee works diligently to identify and address barriers that may hinder access. Their proactive approach involves reviewing and optimizing the hospital's website, facilities, and communication channels to comply with accessibility guidelines and best practices. By promoting inclusivity, the Accessibility Committee seeks to create an accessible and welcoming environment for all patients and visitors. This committee meets quarterly. For more information or to apply, click the button below.
Board of Directors & Board Committees
The board of directors plays a crucial role in providing oversight and strategic direction for the hospital's operations. They are responsible for making key decisions related to healthcare policies, financial management, and overall organizational governance. Joining the Erie Shores HealthCare Board offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the community's well-being by shaping healthcare services, advocating for patients, and collaborating with medical professionals. It provides a chance to positively impact the quality of healthcare in the region while gaining valuable leadership experience and networking opportunities in the healthcare sector.