Pulse Center for Patient Safety Education & Advocacy

PACC - Patient Activation through Community Conversations www.PulsePACC.org

What Would You Do?

Patient Activation through Community Conversations (PACC) is a program where people share their experiences so others can take away important information that would be of benefit to someone as a caregiver, someone recently receiving a new diagnosis or entering the healthcare system. PACC encourages finding solutions through what has worked for others.  See when the next program will be here

PACC's meet on the first Wednesday of each month at 7:00 PM Eastern Time and is virtual


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PPS - People for Patient Safety www.PulsePPS.org 

The mix of healthcare professionals and patient advocates makes this program supportive, engaging and educational.  In 2022, PPS will be for networking and to build resources and support as an advocate and / or caregiver. Learn when the next PPS will be here

PPS meets the second Monday of each month at 7:00 PM Eastern Time and is virtual


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Advocates Collaborative Educational Series (ACES) www.ACESHour.org

The Advocates Collaborative Educational Series (ACES) is a national online program where patient advocates; independent, professional or family caregivers can learn and grow through educational programs designed to engage participants in thought provoking exercises.   Learn more here 

ACES meets the fourth Monday of each month at 5:00 PM Eastern Time and is virtual


Family Centered Patient Advocacy Training www.PulseFCPA.org

Learn to Be a Patient's Advocate or Support Person for People You Care About.

Medical Professionals, Social Workers, Caregivers, New Mothers, Members of a Faith Community - Everyone Welcome!  Learn about patient safety and advocacy, critical communication skills and being a support for a patient or the whole family. Learn more here

You can host this program in full (8-hours) or in part.  Fees apply.  


The TakeCHARGE Campaign  www.TakeCHARGE.care

The TakeCHARGE Campaign is an ambitious public awareness campaign that has significant potential to improve patient safety by encouraging people to become informed and active participants in their healthcare team with 5 Steps to Safer Healthcare! Learn more here

TakeCHARGE Team meets 1:00 PM Eastern Time on Fridays during the Campaign months, to join us call (516) 579-4711 for details or e-mail [email protected]


The Healthcare Equality Project

The Pulse Healthcare Equality Project is an independent, community-based program dedicated to improving the quality and safety of medical care for patients belonging to at-risk groups: ethnic and racial minorities, those who have certain specific diseases, and those belonging to any vulnerable or discriminated-against community outside the mainstream. Learn more here


Patient Safety Education Fund

The Pulse Patient Safety Education Fund is a program designed to support patient safety initiatives presently on Long Island affecting any of its three million residents in Nassau and Suffolk Counties. Projects should foster patients’ and families’ knowledge about patient safety and the patient and family engagement that improve treatment outcomes.​ Learn more here