The Beckwith Institute has a dynamic vision for both improved patient care today and innovative process improvements for tomorrow. This unique approach creates two separate yet collaborative programs for grant submission within the Institute.
Ideas and innovations supported by these two programs work in concert to achieve a single goal: to significantly improve patient care.
Does your dog enjoy meeting new people? If so, you and your dog might be a match for The Beckwith Institute’s Therapets program. In partnership with Animal Friends and UPMC, The Beckwith Institute is proud to present Therapets. Therapets is a program designed by Animal Friends and offers pet therapy training to UPMC employees and their dogs.
The therapet application is currently closed. For more information about the Therapet Program, please contact The Beckwith Institute.
What Did They Say? Training on Bedside Communication for Doctors and Nurses
Below are educational materials from a project recently funded by our Frontline Innovation Program aimed at improving the patient experience: