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0-5-30 : the prescription for a healthier British Columbia : a report presented to members of the Legislative Assembly and other distinguished guests on Tuesday, March 21, 2006 at the Hotel Grand Pacific, Victoria

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15570
Canadian Cancer Society. British Columbia and Yukon Division. Vancouver, BC: Canadian Cancer Society. British Columbia and Yukon Division , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WA900 C212o 2006
Comprehensive legislative change is needed to protect British Columbians from the dangers of tobacco use and exposure to second-hand smoke. This report outlines six recognized ways that government action can save lives, decrease suffering, and reduce the strain on our overburdened health care syst…
Title
0-5-30 : the prescription for a healthier British Columbia : a report presented to members of the Legislative Assembly and other distinguished guests on Tuesday, March 21, 2006 at the Hotel Grand Pacific, Victoria
Corporate Author
Canadian Cancer Society. British Columbia and Yukon Division
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Canadian Cancer Society. British Columbia and Yukon Division
Year Published
2006
Subjects
Canadian Cancer Society - British Columbia
Neoplasms - prevention & control
Patient Advocacy
Smoking - prevention & control
Smoking - legislation & jurisprudence
Tobacco Smoke Pollution - prevention & control
Tobacco Smoke Pollution - legislation & jurisprudence
Abstract
Comprehensive legislative change is needed to protect British Columbians from the dangers of tobacco use and exposure to second-hand smoke. This report outlines six recognized ways that government action can save lives, decrease suffering, and reduce the strain on our overburdened health care system.
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WA900 C212o 2006
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

ABCs of lung cancer for patients and advocates

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog120179
Donaldson, Dusty Joy, Lester, Kimberly D. North Charleston, SC: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform , 2016. (Book) — 7 copies, 7 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WF658 D676 2016
The ABCs of Lung Cancer is a practical, easy-to-read guide for lung cancer patients and the people who care for and about them. Written by an 11-year lung cancer survivor and her daughter, the authors provide useful tips for dealing with and preventing lung cancer, some anecdotes about their own ex…
Title
ABCs of lung cancer for patients and advocates
Author
Donaldson, Dusty Joy
Lester, Kimberly D.
Place
North Charleston, SC
Publisher
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Year Published
2016
Physical Description
136 unnumbered pages : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Lung Neoplasms
Lung Neoplasms - psychology
Patient Participation
Patient Advocacy
Popular Works
Abstract
The ABCs of Lung Cancer is a practical, easy-to-read guide for lung cancer patients and the people who care for and about them. Written by an 11-year lung cancer survivor and her daughter, the authors provide useful tips for dealing with and preventing lung cancer, some anecdotes about their own experiences, and, most of all, hope. - Cover
ISBN
1514102854
9781514102855
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Prince George Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WF658 D676 2016
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Advocacy in health care : teaching patients, caregivers, and professionals

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10561
Pittsburgh, PA: Oncology Nursing Society , 2002. (Book) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
WY18 A244 2002
Title
Advocacy in health care : teaching patients, caregivers, and professionals
Editor
Gomez, Elizabeth G
Gullatte, Mary
Place
Pittsburgh, PA
Publisher
Oncology Nursing Society
Year Published
2002
Physical Description
53 p. ; 28 cm.
Series
Clinical journal of oncology nursing volume 7 (2 Suppl.) 2003
Subjects
Patient Advocacy
Health Education
Health Promotion
Patient Education
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WY18 A244 2002
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available

Breast cancer toolkit for aboriginal health care providers

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18004
Alliance for Breast Cancer Information & Support, BC & Yukon. Vancouver, BC: Alliance for Breast Cancer Information and Support, BC and Yukon , 2008. (Book, DVD) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Professional
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Kelowna Library
Abbotsford Library
CN Aboriginal Care Coordinator
Call Number
WP870 B830a 2008
Includes: ; Eating well with Canada's food guide : First nations, Inuit and Metis (2007) ; Abreast in the West 8(3) Summer 2007 (Then sunshine vitamin and breast cancer prevention by Cheri Van Patten) ; Abreast in the West 8(4) Fall 2007 (Preventing breast cancer recurrence : how much exercise is "…
Title
Breast cancer toolkit for aboriginal health care providers
Corporate Author
Alliance for Breast Cancer Information & Support, BC & Yukon
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Alliance for Breast Cancer Information and Support, BC and Yukon
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
10 p. : ill ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms
Breast Neoplasms - psychology
Health Personnel
Indians, North American
Cultural Diversity
Cross Cultural Comparison
Delivery of Health Care
Professional-Patient Relations
Ethnic Groups
Community Health Aides
Health Services Accessibility
Social Support
Patient Advocacy
British Columbia
BC Cancer Agency
Popular Works
Abstract
Includes:
Eating well with Canada's food guide : First nations, Inuit and Metis (2007)
Abreast in the West 8(3) Summer 2007 (Then sunshine vitamin and breast cancer prevention by Cheri Van Patten)
Abreast in the West 8(4) Fall 2007 (Preventing breast cancer recurrence : how much exercise is "enough"? by Susan R. Harris)
Abreast in the West 11(2) Spring 2009
DVD titled : Breast cancer tool kit for aboriginal health care providers : orientation DVD (2009)
Looking for and finding breast cancer
Understanding breast cancer
Understanding breast cancer treatments
Stories from aboriginal women
Talking to our family?
Recovery and lifestyle
What is palliative care?
Appendixes
Language
English
Material Type
Book
DVD
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library
Victoria Library
Kelowna Library
Abbotsford Library
CN Aboriginal Care Coordinator
Audience
Professional
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
WP870 B830a 2008
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Archives Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Library Available

Breast cancer wars : hope, fear, and the pursuit of a cure in twentieth-century America

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10036
Lerner, Barron H. New York, N.Y.: Oxford University Press , 2001. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Call Number
WP11 L616 2001
Title
Breast cancer wars : hope, fear, and the pursuit of a cure in twentieth-century America
Author
Lerner, Barron H
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2001
Subjects
Breast Neoplasms - history
Breast Neoplasms - therapy
Breast Neoplasms - surgery
Patient Advocacy
Mammography
Women's Health
ISBN
0195142616
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WP11 L616 2001
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
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Comment améliorer mon médecin ? : Le patient efficace

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114178
Fortin, Bruno, Goulet, Serge. Quebec, QC: Fides , 2012. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
IA 230 FOR 2012 STACKS
Ce livre tire son origine d'une réflexion obstinée et radicale sur les problèmes de sevrage et d'alimentation que l'auteur a affrontés au contact quotidien des parents et de leurs enfants dans le centre d'action médico-sociale où il a travaillé pendant de nombreuses années. L'auteur y donne du sevr…
Title
Comment améliorer mon médecin ? : Le patient efficace
Alternate Title
[Comment ameliorer mon medecin ? : Le patient efficace]
Author
Fortin, Bruno
Goulet, Serge
Place
Quebec, QC
Publisher
Fides
Year Published
2012
Physical Description
Paperback, 245 p.
Topics
Patient Education
Patient Advocacy
Abstract
Ce livre tire son origine d'une réflexion obstinée et radicale sur les problèmes de sevrage et d'alimentation que l'auteur a affrontés au contact quotidien des parents et de leurs enfants dans le centre d'action médico-sociale où il a travaillé pendant de nombreuses années. L'auteur y donne du sevrage et de l'alimentation au cours des premières années de vie une interprétation à la fois bouleversante, imprévisible, plus simple et plus complexe que celle en vogue actuellement.
ISBN
9782762131222
Language
French
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
IA 230 FOR 2012 STACKS
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre STACKS Available
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Establishing and enhancing services for childhood cancer survivors : long-term follow-up program resource guide

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog17734

http://www.survivorshipguidelines.org/pdf/LTFUResourceGuide.pdf

Children's Onology Group Nursing Discipline Clinical Practice Subcommittee/Survivorship, Late Effects Committee. Arcadia, CA: CureSearch Children's Oncology Group , 2007. (Book, Online) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ200 E79 2007
Title
Establishing and enhancing services for childhood cancer survivors : long-term follow-up program resource guide
Alternate Title
Long-term follow-up program resource guide
Corporate Author
Children's Onology Group Nursing Discipline Clinical Practice Subcommittee/Survivorship
Late Effects Committee
Editor
Landier, Wendy
Place
Arcadia, CA
Publisher
CureSearch Children's Oncology Group
Year Published
2007
Subjects
Follow-up Studies
Long-Term Care - organization & administration
Neoplasms - therapy
Neoplasms - complications
Neoplasms - rehabilitation
Young Adult
Cancer Care Facilities
Adaptation, Psychological
Patient Advocacy
Survivors
Child
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Internet
URL
http://www.survivorshipguidelines.org/pdf/LTFUResourceGuide.pdf
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ200 E79 2007
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available

Just ask me: A film about being your own advocate

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110145
Dodds, Katherine (Director & Producer). Vancouver, BC: Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia , 2003. (Video) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
YOUTH IA 230 DOD 2003b
The purpose of this DVD is to help young people feel supported as they learn the skills to advocate for themselves and make decisions around their health care; and to create a unique educational opportunity for health care providers of youth.
Title
Just ask me: A film about being your own advocate
Author
Dodds, Katherine (Director & Producer)
Corporate Author
Produced by Good Company Communications for the Youth Health Program at the Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
Children's & Women's Health Centre of British Columbia
Year Published
2003
Physical Description
1 DVD; 11 minutes
Topics
Patient Advocacy
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Young Adults-Self-Help
Abstract
The purpose of this DVD is to help young people feel supported as they learn the skills to advocate for themselves and make decisions around their health care; and to create a unique educational opportunity for health care providers of youth.
Language
English
Material Type
Video
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
YOUTH IA 230 DOD 2003b
Copy 5 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 2 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available

Let me decide : the health and personal care directive that speaks for you when you can't

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15959
Molloy, D. William. Victoria, BC: Vancouver Island Health Authority , 2005. 3rd British Columbia ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
W85.5 M727 2005
Title
Let me decide : the health and personal care directive that speaks for you when you can't
Author
Molloy, D. William
Editor
Luke, Catherine
Edition
3rd British Columbia ed.
Place
Victoria, BC
Publisher
Vancouver Island Health Authority
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
iii, 65 p. ; 22 cm.
Subjects
Advance Directives
Patient Advocacy
Death
Terminal Care
Advance Care Planning
Decision Making
Resuscitation Orders
Informed Consent
Living Wills
Popular Works
ISBN
0973924306
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
W85.5 M727 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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deBronkart, Dave, Sands, Danny. Lexington, KY: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform , 2013. 1st ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Concise reasons, tips & methods for making patient engagement effective. ; The third book by e-Patient Dave, cancer beater, blogger, internationally known keynote speaker and advocate for patient engagement; co-founder and past co-chair of the Society for Participatory Medicine. Profile: www.ePatie…
Title
Let patients help!
Author
deBronkart, Dave
Sands, Danny
Edition
1st ed.
Place
Lexington, KY
Publisher
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
Paperback, 80 p., no ill
Topics
Patient Advocacy
Patient Education
Communication
Abstract
Concise reasons, tips & methods for making patient engagement effective.
The third book by e-Patient Dave, cancer beater, blogger, internationally known keynote speaker and advocate for patient engagement; co-founder and past co-chair of the Society for Participatory Medicine. Profile: www.ePatientDave.com/about-dave
ISBN
9781466306493
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Study & Learning Commons
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Study and Learning Commons Available
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My journey with Jake: A memoir of parenting and disability

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104186
Edelson, Miriam. Toronto, ON: Between the Lines , 2000. 1st ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
GK 655 EDE 2000
A powerful personal tale of a parent dealing with her child's disability, as well as an examination of the Canadian health care system. Topics include: coping with a child with special needs; how to advocate and negotiate for the best services for your child; how women balance work and children; at…
Title
My journey with Jake: A memoir of parenting and disability
Author
Edelson, Miriam
Edition
1st ed.
Place
Toronto, ON
Publisher
Between the Lines
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
Softcover,; 197 pp.; Dimensions (in inches): 0.50 x 9.25 x 6.25
Topics
Parenting Children with Disabilities
Patient Advocacy
Abstract
A powerful personal tale of a parent dealing with her child's disability, as well as an examination of the Canadian health care system. Topics include: coping with a child with special needs; how to advocate and negotiate for the best services for your child; how women balance work and children; attitudes toward people with disabilities; medical ethics of care; and an analysis of the health care system.
ISBN
1-896357-35-0
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
GK 655 EDE 2000
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Navigation guide for Chinese-speaking cancer patients and their families (Vancouver Centre)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20158

http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/coping-and-support-site/Documents/2011NavigationeGuide.pdf

Kwong, Sandy. Vancouver, BC: BC Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling Services , 2011. 2nd ed. (Booklet, Handout, Online) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
Call Number
QZ201 B862n 2011
Title
Navigation guide for Chinese-speaking cancer patients and their families (Vancouver Centre)
Author
Kwong, Sandy
Corporate Author
BC Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling Services
Edition
2nd ed.
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Cancer Agency. Patient and Family Counselling Services
Year Published
2011
Physical Description
31 p. ; 28 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - therapy
Continuity of Patient Care
Delivery of Health Care
Professional-Patient Relations
Social Support
Patient Advocacy
Patient Education Handout
Patient Care - psychology
Health Services Accessibility
Popular Works
ISBN
9781896624228
Language
English
Chinese
Material Type
Booklet
Handout
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Internet
URL
http://www.bccancer.bc.ca/coping-and-support-site/Documents/2011NavigationeGuide.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public
Recommended
Call Number
QZ201 B862n 2011
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.2 BC Cancer Agency VAN Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Partners: Becoming a partner on your child's health care team (DVD)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog104135
Durbach, Edna. Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2000. (Kit) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
IA 400 PAR 2000a
URL Notes
Click on the URL link to view online
Teaches skills to parents when dealing with health care professionals-- how to be equal partners on a health care team. Addresses 5 competencies: Building trust and respect, giving and getting information, making joint decisions, negotiating differences, and managing emotions.
Title
Partners: Becoming a partner on your child's health care team (DVD)
Author
Durbach, Edna
Corporate Author
Partners in Care, the parent advisory committee to British Columbia's Children's Hospital
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2000
Physical Description
1 DVD: 30 min. + 1 manual.
Topics
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations
Patient Advocacy
Abstract
Teaches skills to parents when dealing with health care professionals-- how to be equal partners on a health care team. Addresses 5 competencies: Building trust and respect, giving and getting information, making joint decisions, negotiating differences, and managing emotions.
Notes
PPR included
Language
English
Material Type
Kit
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre
Family Support & Resource Centre
URL Notes
Click on the URL link to view online
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
IA 400 PAR 2000a
Copy 3 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
Copy 4 BC Children's and Women's Sunny Hill Education Resource Centre Redevelopment Available

Partners in Care: The family advisory to BC Children's Hospital

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110924

http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1457Partner'sInCare.pdf

Vancouver, BC: BC Children's Hospital , 2007. (Pamphlet)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Call Number
BCCH1457
URL Notes
Clink on the link above to view
Information about The family advisory committee to BC Children's Hospital and how to join.
Title
Partners in Care: The family advisory to BC Children's Hospital
Place
Vancouver, BC
Publisher
BC Children's Hospital
Year Published
2007
Physical Description
PDF file
Topics
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Patient Advocacy
Patient's Rights. Patient's Bill of Rights
Abstract
Information about The family advisory committee to BC Children's Hospital and how to join.
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
URL
http://www.cw.bc.ca/library/pdf/pamphlets/BCCH1457Partner'sInCare.pdf
URL Notes
Clink on the link above to view
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
BCCH1457

Patient from hell : how I worked with my doctors to get the best of modern medicine and how you can too

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog14901
Schneider, Stephen Henry, Lane, Janica. Cambridge, MA: Da Capo Press , 2005. 1st Da Capo Press ed. (Book) — 2 copies, 2 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
WX150 S459p 2005
Title
Patient from hell : how I worked with my doctors to get the best of modern medicine and how you can too
Author
Schneider, Stephen Henry
Lane, Janica
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Place
Cambridge, MA
Publisher
Da Capo Press
Year Published
2005
Subjects
Patient Participation - personal narratives
Physician-Patient Relations - personal narratives
Neoplasms - therapy - personal narratives
Delivery of Health Care - personal narratives
Patient Advocacy
Patient Compliance
Patient Satisfaction
Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
ISBN
9780738210254
0738210250
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
WX150 S459p 2005
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Privileged presence: Personal stories of connections in health care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog110490
Crocker, Liz, Johnson, Bev. Boulder, CO: Bull Publishing , 2006. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Call Number
IA 401 CRO 2006
A collection of over 50 stories that reflect people's health care experiences from the points of view of compassion, communication, collaboration, respect and dignity...or their absence. This book uses real-world experiences recounted by patients and their families, nurses, doctors, and other healt…
Title
Privileged presence: Personal stories of connections in health care
Author
Crocker, Liz
Johnson, Bev
Place
Boulder, CO
Publisher
Bull Publishing
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
Paperback, 296 p.
Topics
Family Centred Care
Patient-Health Care Practitioner Relations. Doctor-Patient Relations.
Patient Advocacy
Abstract
A collection of over 50 stories that reflect people's health care experiences from the points of view of compassion, communication, collaboration, respect and dignity...or their absence. This book uses real-world experiences recounted by patients and their families, nurses, doctors, and other healthcare professionals to illustrate what works and what doesn't, what increases or diminishes people's sense of confidence and well-being.
ISBN
978-0923521967
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Children's and Women's
Location
Family Support & Resource Centre
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
IA 401 CRO 2006
Copy 1 BC Children's and Women's Family Support & Resource Centre Available
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Surviving the cancer system : an empowering guide to taking control of care

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18097
Fesen, Mark R. New York, NY: AMACOM , 2009. (Book) — 6 copies, 6 available
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Call Number
QZ201 F413 2009
Title
Surviving the cancer system : an empowering guide to taking control of care
Author
Fesen, Mark R
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
AMACOM
Year Published
2009
Physical Description
xiii, 274 p. ; 23 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - diagnosis
Neoplasms - therapy
Physician-Patient Relations
Patient Advocacy
Decision Making
Cancer Care Facilities
Popular Works
ISBN
9780814413562
0814413560
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Vancouver Cancer Info Ctr
Kelowna Cancer Info Ctr
Surrey Cancer Info Ctr
Victoria Cancer Info Ctr
Abbotsford Cancer Info Ctr
Audience
Patient or Public
Call Number
QZ201 F413 2009
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Cancer Info Ctr Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VIC Cancer Info Ctr Available
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Working it out : your employment rights as a cancer survivor

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog15198

http://www.canceradvocacy.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Working_It_Out.pdf

Hoffman, Barbara. Silver Spring, Md.: National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship , 2008. (Pamphlet, Online)
Audience
Patient or Public
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Working it out : your employment rights as a cancer survivor
Author
Hoffman, Barbara
Place
Silver Spring, Md.
Publisher
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Year Published
2008
Subjects
Neoplasms - economics
Employment
Work
Civil Rights
Patient Advocacy
United States
Language
English
Material Type
Pamphlet
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www.canceradvocacy.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Working_It_Out.pdf
Audience
Patient or Public

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