Patient Care

June 11, 2018

Service Spotlight: Break out of your cocoon

For the past four summers, faculty, staff, patients and families have gathered in the C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital Butterfly Garden to release monarch butterflies. The annual event was designed to provide some respite and stress relief for those in the hospital.

May 15, 2018

Service Spotlight: Office of Decedent Affairs

The Office of Decedent Affairs (ODA) is a program within the Michigan Medicine Department of Social Work that promotes best practices and helps Michigan Medicine excel at providing end-of-life care to patients and families.

March 16, 2018

Service Spotlight: Peer Mentoring

Peer support is rooted in the belief that no one needs to travel their health care journey alone. Indeed, when patients can meet with and learn from individuals who have gone through similar health challenges, it often makes their experience easier and healing process more effective.

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Words That Work/RELATE

11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

NCRC Bldg 18 Rm 122

Learn strategies to manage the communication challenges we face with our customers and colleagues every day. Learn a method of communicating with patients and their families, centered on their need for reassurance and comfort.

Register at with

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Rounding with Employees

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM

Towsley Dining Room

Looking to build better working relationships with your staff? Come learn about the four simple questions you can ask to boost employee morale and engagement while improving efficiency.

Register at with course number SVEX-10059