Patient-chosen doctor awards a first for Canada

Patients’ Choice Award is a way for patients to honour their physicians who have demonstrated exceptional health care by looking beyond treatment and focusing on the well-being of their patient. Read the whole article

The Patients Association of Canada has broken new ground here with a collaborative program with the Ontario Medical Association – pairing patients and doctors in an innovative “feel-good” initiative to build patient responsibility and physician recognition. It helps to re-balance the patient/doctor relationship. For more info on the Patients Association of Canada. I can testify that there’s a couple of Patient Commandos inserted undercover in their membership.