Creating a Culture of Caring
Rana L. Awdish, MD, FCCP | Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program and Critical Care Physician, Henry Ford Hospital | Medical Director of Care Experience, Henry Ford Health System
December 18, 2018, 2:00-3:00 PM ET
Creating a Culture of Caring will describe Dr. Awdish’s personal transformation from critical care physician to critically ill patient and describe how the events surrounding her near death changed her understanding of the culture of medicine and lead her to alter the course of her institution. Focusing on Physician communication training, onboarding practices for all employees, and a culture of caring, she will illuminate the path towards creating a more resilient culture for everyone involved in health care.
- Describe the ecosystem of medical training and practice and the way it compromises empathy and compassion.
- Illustrate how on-boarding can be used to define purpose for new employees and create a culture of caring.
- Recognize the barriers to implementing institutional change and empowering individuals.
- Identify practices that will engage providers and leaders in promoting development of resilient systems.
PXE Credit: 1 (Pending)