A Focus on Patients
The strategic priority of patient- and family-centered (PFCC) was the focus of the Johns Hopkins Medicine town meeting, held Dec. 20, 2013, at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. Hear remarks from Paul Rothman, dean of the medical faculty and CEO of Johns Hopkins Medicine; Ronald R. Peterson, president of The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System, and executive vice president of Johns Hopkins Medicine; William Baumgartner, vice dean for clinical affairs; and Charlene Rothkopf, co-chair of the Patient and Family Advisory Council. An edited version of a PFCC video, “How You Can Make a Difference With Our Patients,” also is featured.
View the town meeting excerpt (26:10)
Strategic Plan Survey Shows Need for More Awareness
More than 8,000 faculty and staff recently completed an online survey about their knowledge of the JHM strategic plan and its six strategic priorities. Perhaps most startling was that 66.5 percent of respondents reported having not heard of the strategic plan, and 56.6 percent reported never discussing the plan and its priorities with their team.