• Asthma Center of Excellence Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Learn about the multi-faceted program Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Asthma Center created to more fully engage and support its young, high-risk patients in understanding and managing their asthma.
  • Massachusetts Health Quality Partners  See how this coalition of patients, physicians, hospitals and health plans is working together to enhance patient engagement and bring about quality improvements.
  • Paul McGann, MD and Dennis Wagner, MPA CMS’ Partnership for Patients  Learn how these committed leaders put patient and family engagement front and center, helping over 3,700 hospitals to improve the patient care experience and population health, and reduce costs.
  • St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor Trinity Health  Read about the successful Patient and Family Engagement model St. Joseph created which was put to test when faced with a public health disaster and now is being rolled out to Trinity Health’s 82 hospitals.

Catalysts for Patient Engagement

Children's Healthcare of Atlanta is striving to engage and inspire young patients to be "Stars" in managing their asthma.

Sometimes the smallest ideas can have the greatest impact. When my medical director suggested creating a bulletin board featuring an “Asthma Star,” I thought the request was simple enough. The Asthma Center at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta at Hughes Spalding is certainly familiar with empowering our patients and families to take control of their asthma,…