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Register for our Boston Thought Leadership Breakfast

Join us for a discussion on “Telehealth and Compassion: Opportunities and Challenges to Improve Quality, Access and the Caregiver-Patient Relationship,” featuring a diverse panel of perspectives on how telehealth can be used to enable the delivery of effective and compassionate care while also increasing access and even lowering costs. We will also discuss potential challenges facing telehealth, ranging from quality to reimbursement. Register today!

Making Compassionate Healthcare 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.

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 Rounds & Membership

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

Compassion in Practice Continuing Education

Compassionate, collaborative care (the “Triple C”) is an innovative framework that can improve quality, enrich the patient and family experience and support clinician well-being. The Triple C characterizes high quality organizations and can be taught and integrated into daily practice while also acting as an antidote to clinician burnout. Our groundbreaking, interprofessional Harvard Medical School continuing education course is designed to enhance communication skills, optimize professional relationships and our ability to work in teams, while improving efficiency and enjoyment of clinical practice.

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.