About Us

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The Patient Area of the McConnell Resource Centre (PRC) provides health information services to adult patients, families, caregivers and members of the community.

Our Mission

To support our patrons in their search for health information and to provide them with reliable resources to help them to be empowered, informed and active participants in their healthcare.

Our Goals

  • To connect our patrons to reliable, clear and up-to-date health and wellness resources;
  • To identify community, government and support resources for our patrons;
  • To work with hospital staff to meet the health information needs of patients and families;
  • To foster a safe and welcoming environment that respects the individual’s right to confidentiality and offers the best possible access to health resources.