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Moving Forward with Patient-
and Family-Centered Care


Partnerships for Quality & Safety
An Intensive Training Seminar

“Excellent! Of enormous value to all in the health care field.”

SEMINAR GOALS INCLUDE:

  • Gain understanding of patient- and family-centered care.
  • Explore examples of excellence and innovation in patient- and family-centered policy, program, practice, professional education, and facility design.
  • Learn how to integrate patient- and family-centered concepts within a quality and safety agenda and public reporting of quality data.
  • Create action plans for patient- and family-centered change; individualized for each health system, hospital or ambulatory care practice.

“Very thorough and comprehensive. Most dedicated faculty I've ever experienced. Excellent Institute staff and faculty.”

WHAT MAKES THIS SEMINAR SO UNIQUE:

  • Faculty review of pre-seminar self-assessment.
  • Individualized planning time with faculty.
  • Take-home resources for health system, hospital, clinic, or primary care practice presentations, orientation, and in-service sessions.
  • Post seminar follow-up telephone technical assistance with Institute staff.

Recent Seminar Agenda

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:

We urge all health care systems, from large hospitals to small provider practices, to send an interdisciplinary team of participants that includes administrative leaders, physicians, nurses and other clinical staff, as well as patient and family leaders whose primary association with the team is as consumers of health services. This team also may include health care design professionals and other consultants working within the field.

SEMINAR RESOURCES:

Flash drive from Madison seminar All participants receive an array of Moving Forward with Patient- and Family-Centered Care resources. These user-friendly, practical materials on patient- and family-centered care can be utilized to facilitate the process of change in hospitals, long-term care facilities, ambulatory care clinics, and other health care entities within health care systems. The guidance resources allow seminar attendees to immediately begin advancing and implementing the practice of patient- and family-centered care immediately upon return from the event.

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Some Past Seminars:

Cover of notebook from the Burlingame seminar Cover of notebook from the Bloomington seminar Cover of notebook from the Annapolis seminar Cover of notebook from the Ann Arbor seminar Cover of notebook from the Atlanta seminar

March 31-April 3, 2014 Burlingame, CA
With leadership support from Stanford Hospital & Clinics
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October 28-31, 2013, Bloomington, MN
With leadership support from Park Nicollet and Health Partners
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April 15-18, 2013, Annapolis, MD
With leadership support from Anne Arundel Medical Center, Delmarva Foundation Maryland, Maryland Hospital Association, Maryland Patient Safety Center
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October 1-4, 2012, Ann Arbor, MI
With leadership support from University of Michigan Health System
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March 19-22, 2012, Atlanta, GA
With leadership support from Emory Healthcare and National Partnership for Women & Families/Campaign for Better Care
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November 7-10, 2011, Madison, WI
With leadership support from UW Health
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May 2-5, 2011, St. Louis, MO
With leadership support from Missouri Foundation for Health, Barnes Jewish Hospital, and St. Louis Children's Hospital
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November 1-4, 2010, Pinehurst, NC
With leadership support from University Health Systems
of Eastern Carolina, North Carolina Center for Hospital
Quality and Patient Safety, and UNC Health Care

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April 19-22, 2010, Dallas, TX
With leadership support from Baylor Health Care System
and Children's Medical Center

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October 26-29, 2009, Minneapolis, MN
With leadership support from University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital, University of Minnesota Medical Center, and University of Minnesota
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March 2-5, 2009, Boston, MA
With leadership support from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Children's Hospital Boston, Massachusetts General Hospital
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October 27 - 30 2008, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
With leadership support from the Calgary Health Region
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May 27 - 30, 2008, National Capital Area, Bethesda, MD
With leadership support from the Samueli Institute
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March 3 - 6, 2008, Atlanta, GA
With leadership support from Emory Healthcare
and Emory University School of Medicine

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