Sick Girl Speaks: Creating Authentic Partnership

Day: 
Friday, October 14, 2016
Time: 
8:15am to 9:30am

Hamilton College

Location

Hamilton College
198 College Hill Road
13323 Clinton, NY

Tiffany Christensen is a TeamSTEPPS Master Trainer and the Patient and Family Engagement Specialist at the North Carolina Quality Center working on operationalizing Patient and Family Engagement best practices across North Carolina.

Christensen, born with cystic fibrosis, uses her extensive patient history as a backdrop to weave together themes of partnership, patient safety and satisfaction. By embracing the four principles of patient and family-centered care, participants will expand the possibilities of decreasing medical error through partnership with concrete strategies born from TeamSTEPPS tools.