Institute for Patient-and-Family Centered Care’s upcoming intensive training seminar, Moving Forward with Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships for Quality and Safety, will be held at the Crowne Plaza Detroit Downtown Riverfront Hotel in Detroit, Michigan, June 13-14, 2019.

This two-day seminar will provide comprehensive and practical sessions for leaders, staff, physicians, nurses, other clinical staff, patients, and families on how to be effective agents for patient- and family-centered change in their organizations. Overall, the event is designed to develop productive partnerships among health care professionals, patients, and families.

The seminar offers attendees the opportunity to:

  • Develop an understanding of patient- and family-centered care and how to apply it in hospitals, ambulatory programs, and other health settings;
  • Learn how to start a new patient and family advisory program or strengthen an existing program;
  • Discover how to effectively partner with patients and families in a variety of efforts including: quality improvement, patient safety, responding to the opioid epidemic, education of health care professionals, research, and facility design; and
  • Develop an action plan to enact change for your organization.

Continuing education credits will be available for physicians, nurses, and child life professionals.

Further details, including registration, which will be forthcoming.