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Connecting to community: BC’s profound healthcare shift

September 24, 2015

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Kathryn Seeley
Director, Health Enterprise Business Development
TELUS Health
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Shannon Malovec
Principal, Transformation Services
TELUS Health

While the term “patient-centred care” may sound like rhetoric, in British Columbia, it is a movement that is building momentum. Kathryn Seeley and Shannon Malovec speak with BC-based thought leaders about the province’s vigorous efforts to bring more care into the community.

In this edition of TELUS Talks Health, BC thought leaders from the Ministry of Health, Vancouver Island Health Authority, University of British Columbia, as well as a patient-partner, discuss how the patient-provider-system relationship is evolving to one of greater partnership and collaboration and is achieving a positive shift in how healthcare is delivered.

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