Be Involved in Your Care

At the MUHC

Browse our Patient Engagement Collection Book List.

This bilingual book collection was created thanks to financial support from the MUHC Central Patients’ Committee. It focuses on various topics related to patient participation, including patient advocacy and rights, patient safety, patient partnering, navigating the health care system, communicating with healthcare practitioners, informed decision-making and health care ethics.

To borrow a book, visit us at the McConnell Patient Resource Centre.

Montreal Children’s Hospital

Office of the Ombudsman — Complaints Commissioner

Patient Education Office

Patient Partnership Program

  • 514-934-1934, extension 71291

Patients’ Committee

The Basics

Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement

Canadian Medical Protective Association

Canadian Patient Safety Institute

Health Charities Coalition of Canada

HealthLink BC

Merck Manual — Consumer Version (United States)

National Institute for Children’s Health Quality (United States)

Portail santé mieux-être

University Health Network — Open Lab

University of Rochester Medical Center (United States)

Patient Safety

Alberta Health Services

Canadian Patient Safety Institute

Institute for Healthcare Improvement (United States)

Manitoba Institute for Patient Safety

Safe Medication Use

Rights and Recourses

Centre d’assistance et d’accompagnement aux plaintes de l’Île de Montréal

Collège des médecins du Québec


Ordre des infirmières et infirmiers du Québec

Ordre des pharmaciens du Québec

Ordre des psychologues du Québec

Patients Canada

Portail santé mieux-être

Regroupement provincial des comités des usagers

Le protecteur du citoyen


Choosing Wisely Canada

HealthLink BC

Mayo Clinic

Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Patient.Info (United Kingdom)

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

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