Virtual Care Project Coordination Centre (VCPCC)

As part of the Virtual Care Action Plan the VCPCC was established with the objectives of:

  • Supporting Virtual Care Initiatives
  • Coordinating and Delivering Virtual Care Projects
  • Standardizing Project Materials
  • Acting as Subject Matter Experts in Virtual Care

Virtual Care Project Proposal Intake Form

The Virtual Care Project Coordination Centre (VCPCC) is supporting the adoption of virtual care health initiatives in the province and want to hear your project ideas. 

What is Virtual Care?

Virtual care has been defined as any interaction between patients and/or members of their circle of care, occurring remotely, using any forms of communication or information technologies with the aim of facilitating or maximizing the quality and effectiveness of patient care. 

Funding

Up to $50k in one-time funding is available for Health PEI employees and teams, to implement, enhance, and scale virtual care programs and services to support integrated care delivery. 

The VCPCC is inviting proposals that align with one or more of the following provincial priorities: 

  • Acute Care
  • Long-Term Care
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Mental Health and Addictions 
  • Other virtual care proposals designed to improve patient access and experience may be considered if they align with regional priorities

Application Process

  1. Review the project intake form

  2. Meet with your team or manager to support the completion of the form

  3. Submit the form

  4. Wait for a response from the VCPCC

  5. Meet with our Team to discuss your project

  6. Receive a final decision

Timeline for Submission and Approvals

Nov 10 – Dec 10, Submission of project proposals
Dec 9 – January, Review Submissions
Early January – Project Approval Announced

More Information

Questions? Email VirtualCare@ihis.org

Appendix/Documents

Virtual Care Guiding Principles [PDF]

Printout of Questions on Form (VCPCC Project Intake) [PDF]

Last Updated
Mon, 11/08/2021 - 17:43