Patient Experience Awards

Thank you to everyone who applied!

For the fifth year, the HQCA, in partnership with our Patient and Family Advisory Committee (PFAC), will be hosting the Patient Experience Awards program to recognize and help spread knowledge about initiatives that improve the patient experience in accessing and receiving healthcare services.

The call for applications for the 2020 Patient Experience Awards program is now closed. The selection committee will announce this year’s recipient in April 2020. Make sure to follow the HQCA on social media (links below) or sign up for the HQCA’s Quality Connection newsletter to catch the announcement.

Who can apply?

These awards are for any individual or team of healthcare workers in Alberta involved in designing and implementing an initiative that made a positive impact on patients’ experiences in accessing or receiving healthcare services.

You can learn more about last year’s award recipients here.

What’s awarded?

  • The HQCA will create a video profile about your initiative that you will be able to use to share the great work your team is doing to improve patient experience
  • $2,000 in funding to apply toward attending or hosting a patient experience, quality, or patient safety education event
  • A plaque

How do I apply?

The call for applications for the 2020 Patient Experience Awards program is now closed. The selection committee will announce this year’s recipient in April 2020. Make sure to follow the HQCA on social media (links below) or sign up for the HQCA’s Quality Connection newsletter to catch the announcement.