Patient+Family Care offers a variety of educational offerings and improvement guides that will assist organizations, departments and individual nurses gain confidence in their family centered care practices. We also provide education and support directly to families to help them better understand the complexities of the NICU.
Our goal is to provide education in easy to access formats and to help address multiple areas of neonatal instruction, training and support.
In addition to educational offerings from Patient+Family Care, there are other educational opportunities that we highly recommend. View these recommended sites for a variety of education and information from organizations who also have a goal of providing easy to understand information about various neonatal topics and family supporting material.
Current educational opportunities include: (contact Patient+Family Care for information on how to purchase on line copies or schedule on site educational sessions)
- Understanding the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative: for front line caregivers
- Improving Customer Service
- Bereavement in the Perinatal Period
- Helpful or Hurtful? Communication with patients and families
Parent and Family Education
Visit our Families page to learn about the current education and support opportunities we have available for patients and families. We offer classes that address the entire perinatal continuum, from high risk pregnancy bedrest to life after the NICU.