November 23, 2017

Annual Institute for Health Care Auxiliaries and Volunteer Leaders

HCAHPS:  The Volunteer’s Role in Patient Satisfaction

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services are now partly linking hospital Medicare reimbursement to patient satisfaction scores.  Unfortunately, New York’s hospitals tend to rank among the lowest in the nation for patient satisfaction.  In this session, learn about the many ways that auxilians and volunteers can impact patient satisfaction through their interactions with patients and in the many services they provide to patients; not only is this the right thing to do, but with the new rules in place, it can also to help impact your hospital’s bottom line.

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Volunteer Leadership Retreat

Finding Your Balance

Do you ever feel like you don’t know if you are coming or going?…that there are just not enough hours in the day?…enough days in the week?…enough weeks in the year?

Attendees of this workshop will be able to:

  • Identify elements of work-life balance and stress relievers
  • Incorporate activities into daily work schedule
  • Develop tools and strategies for managing job burnout
  • Learn how to care for yourself and others
  • Establish a growth action plan

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2012 Annual Leadership Conference

Shaping Your Organization’s Future

This session demystifies the strategic planning process. Participants will review an 11-step strategic planning process–spending time in small groups completing a SWOT analysis and envisioning a new future for their organization. The “future activity” will provide a structure for and encourages participants to identify and discuss creative ideas for their volunteer organizations.

Dallas, TX

Sept 20, 2012

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