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Patient Family Advisory Council

Have a Voice in Your Health Care System

The Mid Coast Hospital Patient Family Advisory Council (PFAC) is a volunteer committee made up of patients, family members, administration and care team members collaborating to promote patient-centered care at Mid Coast Hospital and and our affiliated medical practices. The PFAC is a chance to share your thoughts about our services and participate in work groups and projects that focus on improving patient experiences. Recent projects include:

  • Participated in Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) projects for the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP)
  • Reviewed and provided input on referrals process from primary care to specialty practices
  • Provided input on patient care white boards in hospital rooms, letters to patients and proposed patient materials
  • Played key role in quiet initiatives at Mid Coast Hospital to improve inpatient experiences
  • Developed patient survey for feedback on possible extended office hours

Membership Requirements

If you are interested in taking part as a volunteer, PFAC membership requires:

  • A brief application and interview
  • An orientation meeting held at a time convenient for you
  • Attendance at regular advisory group meetings
  • A one-year commitment

Join Us!

To join the PFAC, please call 207-373-6000.