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Patient Family Advisory Council

As a volunteer advisor, you:

  • Review programs, policies and educational materials.
  • Provide input on quality, safety and facilities planning.
  • Provide input for various committees in the hospital such as the ethics committee, exceptional patient experience committee, patient experience concerns committee, and others as needed.
  • The Patient & Family Advisory Council at Butler Hospital values your perspective, welcomes your partnership and invites you to consider becoming a patient/family advisor.

Qualities of an advisor:

  • Shares insight and experience in productive ways.
  • Sees beyond his/her own personal experience.
  • Respects diversity and differing opinions.
  • Listens well.
  • Collaborates on solutions.
  • Has a passion for enhancing the Butler Hospital health care experience for all.

Important considerations:

  • Advisors are current or former Butler Hospital patients and/or family members of patients.
  • Advisors attend monthly meetings the third Thursday of the month, from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
  • Advisors have many opportunities to provide input and make a difference for patients and families served by Butler.

Becoming an advisor:

If you are interested in becoming an advisor, please complete this simple online application

If you have questions about being an advisor or would like to learn more, please e-mail Diane Block, PhD, OTR or call (401) 455-6398.


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