A worksheet developed to be an exercise for healthcare professionals and volunteer patient and family advisors to complete collaboratively. It is designed to encourage councils to break out of their comfort zones and to take on new, potentially intimidating, but high impact improvement initiatives.
A white paper that details practical approaches for re-engineering new employee orientation to emphasize “mission critical content.”
A tool for structuring more effective staff meetings. Tab One of the worksheet includes a standardized template for creating agendas and capturing minutes. Tab Two provides a framework for engaging staff and leadership in the process.
A resource for those seeking to build will among colleagues for adopting the practice of shared medical records.
This 10-question Quality Checking Tool was developed by Planetree to support organizations in assessing the quality of their shared medical record policy and execution of the practice, and to help identify opportunities for strengthening the ways you partner with patients and family members to maximize access to information and patient and family engagement in
A comprehensive implementation tool for hospitals adopting the practice of shared medical records. Includes evidence to build the case for the practice, sample implementation tools and practical guidance for overcoming common implementation pitfalls.
20 questions patients and family members can ask the care team at the hospital to better understand opportunities for partnership.
12 questions patients and family members can ask their doctor to better understand opportunities for partnership.
An environmental audit tool for evaluating how the physical environment of a physician office supports or/or hinders patient and family engagement.