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Making Compassionate Care a National Priority

Clinician burnout has reached epidemic levels, threatening a strong caregiver-patient relationship defined by trust, mutual respect and compassion. In a Health Affairs Blog post, we call on stakeholders to prioritize solutions that enable the kind of care that both clinicians and patients desire and deserve.

Compassion in Action Symposium Series: New York

In partnership with the Greater New York Hospital Association, we will convene a panel of experts from the front lines of care during the second of two Compassion in Action Symposium series events focused on the issue of clinician burnout and resiliency. Register now!

2016 Compassion in Action Webinar Series

In this webinar series, Schwartz Center Medical Director, Dr. Beth Lown, and other internationally renowned faculty will discuss a new framework for implementing Compassionate, Collaborative Care – “The Triple C” into daily practice and organizational systems.

Schwartz Center Rounds & Membership

More than 400 health care organizations are Schwartz Center members and conduct Schwartz Center Rounds to bring doctors, nurses and other caregivers together to discuss the human side of healthcare. Join today!

Compassion in Practice

Compassionate, collaborative care (the “Triple C”) is an innovative framework that can improve health care quality, enrich the patient and family experience and support clinician wellbeing.  Evidence shows that the Triple C characterizes high quality health care systems and can be taught and integrated into daily practice while also acting as an antidote to clinician burnout.

Building Compassion into the Bottom Line

Modern Healthcare published our op-ed on building a strong culture of compassion to improve quality and the bottom line. The op-ed is based on our white paper on the topic.