Institute for Patient and Family Centered Care conference (IPFCC) 2016

NY Marriott Marquis
New York, NY
July 25-27, 2016

The 7th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care: Partnerships in Care, Interprofessional Education, and Research, to be held July 25-27, 2016, in New York City, showcases exemplary programs that promote partnerships with patients and families that are essential to redesigning health care, bringing about transformation in organizational culture, and improving the quality, safety, and experience of care.

Educational sessions feature partnerships, innovation, best practice, and research and address emerging issues in patient- and family-centered care. This can't-miss event offers continuing education credits, a great lineup of plenary speakers, more than 100 sessions, 80 posters, unparalleled networking opportunities, and a first-rate exhibit.


CFHI Participation:

CFHI is proudly sponsoring this year’s 7th International Conference on Patient- and Family-Centered Care again this year and will be featured in the conference program, website, and on the conference lanyards and delegate name badges. We are proud to partner with IPFCC and to highlight significant work in advancing the practice of patient- and family-centered care and we look forward to seeing you in New York City!

CFHI will be well-represented, with a team of internal staff and external representatives attending the conference. In addition, CFHI will be presenting five different concurrent sessions as well as a poster on topics in Patient and Family Engagement.

Join us at these CFHI Presentations:

Monday, July 25, 2016:
Panel Session: 1:15p.m.-2:15p.m.
Better Together – Spreading Family Presence Policy and Practice in Canada

Tuesday, July 26, 2016:
Panel Session: 11:15a.m.-12:15p.m.
Beyond Advisory Councils: The Role of Patients and Families as Coaches in Accelerating Sustainable Patient and Family-Centred Improvement

Panel Session: 2:00p.m.-3:00p.m.
Rethinking “Patient Engagement” Evaluation: A Mixed Methods Approach to Measuring the Impact of Partnering with Patients and Families in Quality Improvement

Panel Session: 4:30p.m.-5:30p.m.
Family Bedside Orientations: Where Peer Support, Quality & Safety, and Experience of Care Meet

Wednesday, July 27, 2016:
Panel Session: 8:00a.m.-9:00a.m.
Transforming the Patient Care Experience in a Sub-Acute (Post-Acute) Setting Through Partnership, Engagement, and Co-Design During Transitions and at the Bedside

Poster: Partnering with Patients for Quality Improvement – Results of Pan-Canadian Collaborative”

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