At TaraVista Behavioral Health Center, we are committed to providing exceptional care to our patients. But what does it mean to care, and how can we do it better? Recently, we asked several of our staff members what inspires them to do their best and how they interpret, TaraVista’s guiding principle: “Care. Reimagined.” Their responses were informative and insightful, and we were inspired to share them with you.
Connecting with Patients
One of the common themes that emerged was the importance of making connections with our patients. We believe that it is these connections that motivate patients to engage more strongly in their treatment. When we take the time to really connect with our patients, we can better understand their needs. We can also help them feel heard and valued, which can be incredibly empowering.
Confidence in Care
Confidence is contagious, as one of our admissions staff members pointed out. When healthcare providers believe in their ability to help patients get better, patients are more likely to believe it too. Confidence can be built through knowledge, experience, and effective communication. It’s important for healthcare providers to be clear and concise in their explanations of diagnoses, treatment options, and expectations for recovery. Patients need to feel that they are in good hands and that their healthcare team has their best interests at heart.
Collaboration and Sharing Information
Sharing is caring, as one of our unit coordinators reminded us. Collaboration is key to providing effective care. It takes a team effort to address all the aspects of a patient’s health, and each member of the team brings their own unique perspective and expertise. By working together and sharing information, healthcare providers can ensure that patients receive comprehensive care that addresses all their needs.
Compassion and Nurturing
The nursing staff emphasized the fundamental values that drive every treatment plan and patient interaction – compassion and nurturing. As highlighted by one of our mental health counselors, the staff’s dedication to truly listening to patients with the intention of understanding their needs enables them to provide more empathetic care.
The Importance of Care. Reimagined.
Healthcare is not just about diagnosing and treating illnesses. It’s about caring for people, their physical, emotional, and mental wellbeing. That’s why the motto “Care. Reimagined.” holds so much importance for our caregiving team. In order to provide the best care possible, it’s essential to connect with patients, understand their needs, and work collaboratively towards a common goal . At its core, healthcare is about caring for people, and by reimagining what care can look like, we can make a meaningful difference in the lives of those we serve. Our exceptional team of caregivers and operations staff consistently surpass expectations in their unwavering dedication to supporting one another and providing unparalleled care to our patients. Their remarkable commitment sets us apart as a premier healthcare provider.
Thank you to our participants!
- Nakeyah, Information Technology
- Chad, Mental Health Counselor
- Jayme, Unit Coordinator
- Carmen, Mental Health Counselor
- Jennifer, Nursing
- Rachel, Mental Health Counselor
- Steve, Admissions Counselor
- Shannon, Nursing
- Sharn, Nursing
- Maddie, Unit Coordinator