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Webinar Schedule

August 2020

**FREE** Patient- and Family-Centered Care and Pediatric Partnerships during COVID-19:
Addressing the Mental Health Needs of Children

Thursday, Aug 13, 2020, 12-1 PM ET


DeeJo Miller

DeeJo Miller
Program Manager
Children's Mercy Hospital

Jamila Murga

Jamila Murga
Parent Advisor
Children's Mercy Hospital

According to the United Nations, children today face anxiety about the negative impact of the pandemic on their lives and their communities, and uncertainty regarding the future. Join us for a webinar focused on the mental health needs of children as a result of COVID-19. Learn how Children’s Mercy hospital system and other pediatric settings are adapting and expanding their services to meet these new needs – in partnership with parent advisors and using virtual technology. The webinar is part of a series of free learning events funded by a grant from the Lucile Packard Foundation for Children’s Health, Palo Alto, California.

Who Should Attend:

  • Family advisors/partners; members of Family Advisory Committees
  • Coordinators responsible for implementing patient- and family-centered initiatives
  • Patient experience/patient relations personnel
  • Psychosocial staff in pediatric settings
  • Other providers of medical care and other supports to children

Webinar Objectives:

  • Summarize the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on children and their mental health care needs
  • SummarizeDiscuss how patient- and family-centered care, including its emphasis on partnerships, must continue to be the framework for providing care to children
  • SummarizeShare the experience of pediatric hospitals in adapting and expanding services to meet the mental health needs of children and their families during the pandemic

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