IPFCC staff and faculty have expertise to provide training to assist clinicians, staff, and interprofessional teams gain the knowledge and skills needed to partner effectively with patients and families in direct care and in improving policies and practices. Training topics that can be tailored to meet your organization’s needs include:

  • Patient- and Family-Centered Care as the Foundation of the Patient, Family, and Staff Experience
  • Sharing Stories to Inspire, Inform, and Educate
  • Communication and Interpersonal Skills to Improve the Patient, Family, and Staff Experience
  • Partnering with Patient and Family Advisors in Change and Improvement
  • Best Practice Bundle for Patient- and Family-Centered Inpatient Care
    • Bedside Shift Report
    • Bedside Rounding
    • Changing the Concept of Families as Visitors: Supporting Family Presence and Participation
    • Planning for Care Transitions
  • Best Practice Bundle for Patient- and Family-Centered Ambulatory and Primary Care
    • Involving Patients and Family Members as Part of the Team
    • Shared Decision-Making
    • Self-Management of Chronic Conditions
    • Partnerships in Care Coordination