Digestive Health Patient and Family Partner Program

The Digestive Health Patient and Family Partner Program has been providing a consumer perspective on Spectrum Health’s gastroenterology services since 2016.

Focus

The Digestive Health Patient and Family Partner Program aims to help the digestive health program be a premier place to seek care by providing feedback and input on:
• Accessibility
• Communication between patients, families and providers
• Patient experience

Accomplishments

The program has:
• Provided feedback on wayfinding and signage
• Provided feedback on care before and after bariatric surgery