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Patient Engagement Specialist (#17-04)

The Saskatchewan Health Quality Council (HQC) is involved in a partnership with several health and advanced education organizations to support patient-oriented research in the province: The Saskatchewan Centre for Patient-Oriented Research (SCPOR).

The Patient Engagement Specialist is based at HQC and works with all SCPOR partners to coordinate efforts to recruit, train and support multidisciplinary teams to engage in patient-oriented research.

The successful application will have a Master's degree (preferred) in a relevant discipline, such as a social science, a health science or health administration, along with five or more years of relevant work experience, preferably including patient and family engagement.

This position is full-time (37.5 hours per week) and is located in Saskatoon. It is being offered on a term basis, until October 31, 2020, with the possibility of that term being extended.

Want to know more? Check out the full job description.

To apply, send your resume and cover letter, quoting competition #17-04, to

This posting will remain open until April 7, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. CST.

The Health Quality Council thanks all candidates for applying; only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

The Health Quality Council works closely with Saskatchewan's health regions, cancer agency, the Ministry of Health and health providers to make care better and safer for patients in this province.