Patient & Family Experience is one of our key aspirations in the IWK Strategic Plan. The IWK Family Leadership Council is pleased to announce its call for nominations for the 2017 Award for Excellence in Patient and Family Centred Care to recognize an IWK staff member, health care provider or team for outstanding patient or family centred care practice.
Patients, family members of patients, staff and physicians are all invited to submit nominations. Deadline for submission is Friday, April 28th at 5 p.m. Presentation of the award will be made in June.
The core concepts of Family Centred Care and areas of criteria for this Award are:
Dignity and Respect
Selection will be made by the Family Leadership Council which is comprised of IWK patients, family members, staff and physicians.
Recipients will receive