Planetree Certification COVID Considerations Document (added September 10, 2020) — A companion document to the Person-Centered Care Certification Process Manual. This document explores how the Certification program criteria apply in the midst — and aftermath — of the COVID-19 pandemic. This document should be used in conjunction with the process manual. It does not replace the guidance provided in that more comprehensive program guide.
Connecting Values, Strategy and Actions with Health Equity at the Core (April 7, 2021). This World Health Day webinar examines the inter-dependence of person-centered care and health equity. We examine how the concept of health equity is embedded throughout Planetree’s person-centered care culture change methodology. Participants are provided with concrete and purposeful strategies for engaging patients, families, the healthcare workforce and your communities to promote greater equity.
3 Steps Toward a Post-Pandemic Culture Reset (April 1, 2021). Healthcare organizations worldwide will contend with the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic for the foreseeable future. An urgent need is tending to the far-reaching impact on organizational cultures of caring and person-centered care. How you respond in the immediate aftermath of this crisis will set the stage for future partnerships and engagement. In this webinar, presenters share a 3-pronged approach for re-setting your organization’s culture, starting with 1.) taking stock of the state of caring in your organization; 2.) prioritizing staff, leader and physician well-being and 3.) working to create a healthcare system that works for all by understanding and addressing the impact of biases and social determinants on patient experiences and outcomes.
Planetree Certification: An Operational Framework for Staying the Course in Person-Centered Care During Turbulent Times (November 19, 2020). COVID-19 and person-centered care is not an “either-or proposition.” Learn how the Person Centered Care Certification Program can guide your organizations through COVID-19 recovery, resetting and reimagining what a more a person centered healthcare landscape looks like in the aftermath of the pandemic.
Visible Person-Centered Leadership During A Crisis (July 30, 2020). A one-hour virtual roundtable discussion with senior healthcare executives reflecting on the experience of leading through crisis.
Preserving Family Presence During Challenging Times: Principles and Practical Strategies (June 16, 2020). An in-depth look into the Person-Centered Guidelines for Preserving Family Presence In Challenging Times, including how leaders at three organizations have implemented balanced approaches to safe, responsible and compassionate family presence.
Going the Extra Mile to Care for our Caregivers (May 28th, 2020). Hear leaders of four different healthcare organizations discuss their different strategies for taking care of their staff and caregivers during COVID-19.
Let’s Talk About Person-Centered Care During Pandemics (March 18th, 2020). Hear leaders from Planetree International and Language of Caring address your concerns and questions about how to maintain a person-centered culture in the midst of the current COVID-19 outbreak.
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