We want you to tell us how we can change and improve Ontario’s health system. Your input will help us:

  • improve quality, safety and the health care experience of patients, families and caregivers
  • make sure programs and policies reflect patients’, families’ and caregivers’ needs
  • improve how patients, families and caregivers access, understand and use information and services to make health care decisions

Become a virtual patient advisor to the province

The Ministry of Health engages more than 1,000 patient, family, and caregiver advisors across the province through a virtual pool.

When you sign up to become a virtual patient advisor through this pool, you may:

  • be asked for your feedback on certain policies and programs that affect patients, families and caregivers
  • be invited  to participate in patient, family and caregiver engagement opportunities

About the Minister’s Patient and Family Advisory Council

The Minister’s Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC):

  • advises government on key health care priorities that have an impact on patient care and experiences
  • drives meaningful changes to provincial programs and policies
  • helps inform health care planning in Ontario

Recent updates

Find the full list of current Council appointees.

Past reports of the Minister’s Patient and Family Advisory Council

Contact us

If you have questions about the Minister’s PFAC, please email patientengagement@ontario.ca.