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Moving Forward with Patient- and Family-Centered Care
An Intensive Training Seminar Partnerships for Quality & Safety

This seminar provides three and a half days of comprehensive and practical sessions designed to help administrative leaders, physicians, nurses and other clinical staff, and patients and families advisors become effective agents for patient- and family-centered change in their institutions. Participants will gain the knowledge and skills to begin to transform health care within community organizations, hospitals, ambulatory care settings, and community practices health systems to address the challenges and recommendations discussed in the Institute of Medicine's report, Crossing the Quality Chasm: A New Health System for the 21st Century and more recently, the National Priorities Partners report, National Goals and Priorities: Aligning Our Efforts to Transform America's Healthcare.

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Webinars

The Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care offers webinars on a variety of topics. Webinars are generally either an hour, or an hour and a half, and include presentations by Institute faculty members and nationally recognized experts, with the opportunity for participants to ask questions and discuss the topic. The Institute's webinars offer an economical way to enhance your organization's understanding and practice of patient- and family-centered care. Pay for one call-in line and convene a group of any size in one room to participate on that line. For more intensive training opportunities, check out the Institute's Intensive Training Seminars, described below.

Who should attend the webinars?
Health care administrators, hospital directors, and program coordinators charged with implementing patient- and family-centered initiatives, and patient and family members who want to improve quality and safety.

Each webinar will offer a variety of resources and tools.

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The International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care:
Partnerships for Quality & Safety

The International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Quality & Safety showcases innovative programs dedicated to collaboration among health professionals, patients, and families. The Conference provides opportunities to address emerging issues in patient- and family-centered care, both at the systems and individual levels. It includes presentations from hospitals, primary care, specialty ambulatory settings, community based programs, public health and mental health agencies, patient- and family-led organizations, schools of medicine, nursing, and other health and helping professions. The Conference features a variety of formal and informal meetings, including plenary sessions, concurrent breakouts, round table discussions, workshops, a video theatre, and poster presentations.

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