Want to learn more about joining the Family Advisory Council (FAC)? We are offering three information sessions for parents of current or recent patients who would like to learn more about what the FAC does for the hospital. We’re looking for families that are interested in being involved in a variety of projects focused on improvements, or enhancements around the hospital, assisting with fundraising, and educating the staff and other families about your experiences.
Dates and Times of the FAC Informational Sessions:
Thursday September 20 @ 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Sunday September 23 @ 3:00 – 5:00pm
Tuesday September 25 @ 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Please RSVP for one session with Michael.Daly@carolinashealthcare.org
Guiding principles for family-centered care at Levine Children's Hospital include:
Quality of Care
•· Recruit and retain talented and caring professionals
•· Utilize leading-edge technology
•· Support and foster a learning environment for employees and families
Respect for Families
•· Listen to families and value information given concerning their child
•· Support decisions made by families regarding their child's care
•· Embrace diversity that each family brings to Levine Children's Hospital
•· Provide appropriate medical information to families
•· Provide educational resources to help families grow in their knowledge
•· Value family members as partners
•· Collaborate with families to foster healing environment for children
At Levine Children's Hospital, we strive to create an environment where family members and professionals collaborate to meet the healthcare needs of children.
Our Family Advisory Council was formed in 2005 and is composed of adult family advisors and Levine Children's Hospital employees advocating for family-centered care.