|Patient Advocacy Community|
The Patient Advocacy Community brings together individuals focused on contributing to a positive healthcare experience for patients, families and the community and who understand the importance of advocating for patients to ensure an outstanding patient experience.
The Patient Advocacy Community:
The community provides a collaborative space and venue for sharing ideas, practices, challenges and opportunities.
The Patient Advocacy Work Groups help support the work and provide direction for the community. There are currently Work Groups focused on:
A core piece for ongoing dialogue is the Patient Advocacy Community Gathering, which holds their annual meeting during the Patient Experience Conference. The primary purpose of the community gathering is to engage in facilitated discussion to share ideas, strategies and questions, and to provoke deeper thought around the patient experience. The annual Patient Advocacy Award, inspired by founding Patient Advocate Ruth Ravich, is presented during this gathering.
The Beryl Institute’s Learning & Professional Development offerings includes a Patient Advocacy Listserv and may include Patient Advocacy focused content in the following: