Community Education

Patient and Family Advisory Council

Patient and family-centered care is a partnership between patients, their families, doctors, nurses and the entire team of UAMS Regional Program’s employees who care for and interact with them.  These relationships are based on dignity and respect, communication, participation and collaboration.

The Patient and Family Advisory Council…..

Promotes improved relationships and better communication between patients, families and staff.

Provides an effective way to receive and respond to patient/family input.

Brings fresh perspectives, creative solutions, and limitless creativity.

Supplies a link between our clinics and our patients/families and the surrounding community

Results in more efficient planning to ensure that services really meet patient/family needs and priorities.

For more information:

Alisha Witcher-Howell, RN, BSN
AWHowell@uams.edu
Phone (870)-562-2588 ext. 1202