Workshop Family centered care

Workshop: Family-centered care culture in a NICU

Full day, April 10th 2019

Time: 9am to 4pm (incl. 1hour lunch break)

Professor Liisa Lehtonen and Psychologist Sari Ahlqvist-Björkroth

9.00-10.00      Why to integrate parenting in a neonatal hospital care?

10.15-11.15    Close Collaboration with Parents Training program as tool to update care culture

11.15-12.00    Video demonstration of collaboration with parents during infant care situation and reflection with the audience

12.00-13.00 Lunch

13.00-13.15    Summary of the observations submitted by the participants

13.15-13.30    Joint medical rounds with parents

13.30-14.00     Video demonstration of joint medical rounds with parents and reflection in groups/pairs

14.00-14.15    Break

14.15-14.30    Reflection of medical rounds as a tool

14.30-15.00    Video demonstrations of reflections

15.00-15.30     Effects of the Close Collaboration with Parents Training program

15.30-16.00     Discussion

This in an interactive workshop which provides the rational for integrating parents in the hospital care of their infants and tools to develop more collaborative care culture. Video demonstrations illustrate practices to develop communication with parents at practical care situations and during medical rounds. The videos will be reflected with the audience.