Jeffery Hale - Saint Brigid's Advisory Committee

The law provides certain specifications for  Saint Brigid’s – Jeffery Hale (JHSB), particularly in light of its recognized local management. It also provides special protections to support JHSB's mission of serving the English-speaking population. The law includes the creation of an Advisory Committee for JHSB.

The Advisory Committee is composed of the nine following members

  •  The director of the grouped institution Saint Brigid’s – Jeffery Hale Hospital appointed under section 210;
  •  One person designated by and from among the members of the council of physicians, dentists and pharmacists practising in the facilities of the grouped institution;
  •  One person designated by and from among the members of the council of nurses who work in the facilities of the grouped institution;
  •  One person designated by and from among the members of the multidisciplinary council who work in the facilities of the grouped institution;
  •  One person designated by and from among the members of the users’ committee of the grouped institution whose existence is continued under section 203;
  •  One person designated by the board of directors of the foundations of the grouped institution;
  •  One person designated by the members of the grouped institution;
  •  Two persons co-opted by the members referred to in subparagraphs 1 to 7, to ensure the representation of the region’s English-speaking community.

The Committee has the following functions

  1. Ensuring that the integrated centre’s board of directors is informed of the English-speaking community’s particular needs with respect to health and social services and recommending measures to the board to ensure that the services provided in the grouped institution’s facilities meet those needs;
  2. Making recommendations to the integrated centre’s board of directors on the organization and operation of the grouped institution;
  3. Acting as liaison between the integrated centre, the grouped institution, its members and the foundation of the grouped institution, and the region’s English-speaking community;
  4. Making recommendations to the integrated centre’s board of directorsto ensure the continuity of English-language services in the grouped institution’s facilities, improve the quality of those services and facilitate their development;
  5. Giving an opinion on the organization plan prepared under section 183 of the Act respecting health services and social services with respect to the integrated centre’s structure, management, services and departments;
  6. Assuming any other function the board of directors of the integrated centre entrusts to it.

HOW TO REACH US

For more information on JHSB's Advisory Committee, please open the document that lists its members, or contact Brigitte Paquette, responsible for support to the English-speaking community, at 418 684-5333, ext. 1567, or use our contact us form.