2016 Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) Conference

2016 Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) Conference


See what happened during the conference

On Thursday June 23rd 2016, Health Care For All welcomed over 300 people to the 4th Annual Patient and Family Advisory Council (PFAC) Conference:
“Strengthening Patient and Family Engagement in Massachusetts Hospitals” 

Below are links to materials presented at this year’s conference. 

Conference Agenda

Speaker Bios

Gallery Walk Signs 

PCORI Awards

Session Materials:

Opening Remarks

Getting Started: How to Become An Effective Patient And Family Advisor

Achieving Authentic PFAC Engagement

Community Benefit: What are they and how can PFACs be involved?

Getting to Brass Tacks: Effective Approaches to Recruiting A More Diverse PFAC

Patient Safety and PFAC Engagement

PFAC as Consultant to Hospital Initiatives

Quality Measures in Hospitals: Why Should PFACs Care?

Research 101

Research 201

Who does your PFAC Represent?

For more information contact: (617) 275-2919 ♦ pfac@hcfama.org



MetroWest Medical Center
Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute 
The Betsy Lehman Center for Patient Safety and Medical Error Reduction 
Boston Medical Center 
Lowell General Hospital 
Cooley Dickinson Hospital