Empathy Effect: Countering Bias to Improve Health Outcomes

Ontario Health - West Region - South West Self-Management Program

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Wednesday March 08 , 2023 - 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Cost: Free

Registration: Required

This online workshop isn’t just about sharing feelings… it’s a whole lot more!

  • Learn the difference between effective and cognitive empathy to avoid burnout
  • Identify your own biases and the affect they have on patients
  • Familiarize yourself with the IN GEAR model

This fast-paced, highly interactive workshop combines opportunities for self-reflection and practical skill-building, for fostering equity in healthcare through consistent patient-centeredness, enhancing the healthcare professional’s ability to convey empathy and build trusting relationships.

The workshop is appropriate for everyone. Anyone who encounters patients in the health care system shares the responsibility to ensure the best care and outcomes possible for every patient.

Contact : Heather Smith
Phone : 855-463-5692

Email: heather.smith@ontariohealth.ca