Empowering the Patient


George Klauser
Executive Director, Altair-Lutheran Social Services

Nate Tyler
Chief Service Officer, Simply Connect

Session Details

Date and time: Tuesday, April 4, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Learning track: Health Equity
Learning level: Intermediate

Session Description

With the disability population as an example, this session presents a model that empowers patients and guardians to make decisions on their individual care plans. Designs, learnings and examples of model implementation will be explored.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Gain insights from two case studies examining results from before and after the model is implemented.
  • Review our experiences from a patient/person-centered perspective.
  • Understand how to apply tools to their health equity designs.