What is Patient Family Centered Care?

Family Centered Care

At the heart of patient family-centered care is the belief that health care staff and the family are partners, working together to best meet the needs of the child. Excellence in health care happens when we work together and honor the expertise each of us brings to every health encounter. Patient family centered care is a continual effort to be responsive to the needs and choices of each family.

The core concepts of Patient Family Centered Care are: