A workbook designed to spur thinking, spark dialogue and generate next steps for forging effective partnerships with patients and family members. Includes a self-assessment tool for gauging the current state of your partnership efforts, a guided pathway of next steps to advance these endeavors, concrete example of partnership in action and implementation tools.
A consolidated compilation of the evidence base in support of the Patient and Family Engaged Care framework developed by Planetree in partnership with the National Academy of Medicine. Extracted from the complete discussion paper, available for download from nam.edu/pfec
A comprehensive implementation tool for hospitals interested in introducing or enhancing a Care Partner Program. Includes evidence to build the case for the practice, sample implementation tools and practical guidance for overcoming common implementation pitfalls.
A comprehensive implementation tool for hospitals adopting the practice of bedside shift report. Includes evidence to build the case for the practice, sample implementation tools and practical guidance for overcoming common implementation pitfalls.
Barriers to Partnership…and Solutions for Overcoming Them If partnering with patient and family advisors were easy, it would certainly be the norm in healthcare by now! At the risk of sounding discouraging, it is hard work. It is a journey laden with potential pitfalls and structural, practical and cultural hurdles to overcome. There are