What is patient- and family-centered care?
IPFCC’s 8th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Promoting Health Equity and Reducing Disparities will be held in Baltimore, MD from June 11-13, 2018. Johns Hopkins Medicine is serving as a leadership sponsor. The Call for Abstracts will open
in May 2017.
See the new section of our website, Partnerships in Interprofessional Education (IPE), featuring exemplar programs that have successfully integrated patients and families in the education of both students and clinicians.
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StoryCorps, a national initiative offering people the opportunity to record their most meaningful experiences, partnered with IPFCC. Listen to Kelly Parent, a Family Leader, and Perry Spencer, a Director of Health System Security, as they recount experiences that highlight how security can support family presence.
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