Please take note there are more tools in the french version of the Unit’s toolbox.
Research grant applications: Sensitive Approach to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (EDI) in Research
The Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) and Sex and Gender-Based Analysis (SBGA) mandates adopted in recent years by academic bodies require research teams to meet criteria when submitting grant applications. Following this premise, this document aims to accompany research teams in an approach sensitive to EDI-G and SBGA.
Roadmap for partnering with patients, families, and caregivers in a Learning Health System
The purpose of this tool is to explain the roles of users and their families in a LHS and to describe how these people can, individually and collectively, contribute to its many dimensions.
Inclusive Practices in Participatory or Partnership-based Research with socially excluded persons
This guide addresses how research teams can work in partnership with people who are socially excluded.
PREMs and PROMs Toolkit: Patient-reported outcome and experience measures
Although most professional or patient organizations claim to incorporate the concept of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) or Patient-Reported Experience Measures (PREMs), how the information is collected is not necessarily adequate. To be compliant, PROMs and PREMs must be measured using scientifically validated tools and must be completed by patients. Let's see together the definition of PROMs and PREMs and what characterizes them.
Module 201 – Patient partnership in research: the first steps
This training aims to initiate organizational transformation through the implementation of patient partnership.
eSRAP: Collaborative monitoring system of trends in patient-oriented research
eSRAP is a collaborative monitoring system to monitor and share the latest literature on patient-oriented research.
PROMIS® is the tool of choice for patient-oriented research worldwide
We supported the first steps in implementing the PROMIS® system, in English and in French, to improve patient-oriented research and care.
Québec LHS Portal: the Unit supports the Québec health and social services network
The Unit makes its service offerings available through its LHS Portal. You can apply for support online. Several types of requests are possible.
Module 101 – Basis of patient partnership
Become familiar with the basics of patient partnership.
Understanding research: a website to demystify the basic concepts of research
The Understanding Research site aims to demystify the basic concepts of research. Videos, glossary and guide are available.
SSA-RUISSS teams to build Québec's learning health system capacity in the field
The Unité de soutien au système de santé apprenant (SSA) Québec is proud to announce the launch of the SSA-RUISSS teams in Québec. The Unit thus ensures that the four University Health and Social Services Networks (hereafter referred to as RUISSS) are firmly anchored in the field.
Environmental Scan: The use of patient-reported experience and outcomes (PREMs and PROMs)
Professor Marie-Ève Poitras' team conducted an environmental scan (practice identification study) to know the current state of knowledge and use of measures of health status and experience of care self-reported by patients in professional organizations as well as in organizations representing patients in Québec.