• New Guidelines for Preserving Family Presence in Difficult Times Released

    Planetree is very proud of this collaborative effort to develop a comprehensive set of recommendations that offer direction for responsible, compassionate visitation in hospitals and nursing homes during & in aftermath of a pandemic.
  • Virtual Breakroom for Physicians and APPs: A chance for peer-to-peer connection and support

    Planetree and Language of Caring physician leaders will be offering a series of 30-minute “Breakroom” virtual gatherings for physicians and APPs beginning on Friday, April 10 (click link for full schedule). Dr. Carla Rotering, Dr. Bob Coblentz and Dr. Dael Waxman we will be facilitating the discussion, conversation, silence or reflection and we encourage you all to share your own tips, questions and reflections during this unusual time.
  • Planetree Publishes Updated Guidelines on Safe, Effective Family Presence During COVID-19

    As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, we know many of you are grappling with how to balance safety and risk while supporting family presence -- particularly in special cases like pediatric care, childbirth and patients at the end of life. 

    To support you in developing responsible visitation protocols. Planetree has released updated Guidelines on Safe, Effective Family Presence During COVID-19.
  • Upcoming Webinar: Let's Talk About Person-Centered Care During Pandemics

    Please join leaders from Planetree International and Language of Caring for a free 60 minute webinar on Wednesday, March 18 at 11:00 a.m. EDT to address your concerns and questions about how to maintain a person-centered culture in the midst of the current COVID-19 outbreak.

    The webinar will be recorded for those unable to participate live.