The Comfort Commitment is a children’s hospital initiative to make comfort management an essential component to pediatric care at UC Davis Children’s Hospital.
In collaboration with children and families, we will develop individualized comfort plans to best support coping with distressing procedures and decrease pain and anxiety.
The fundamental patient care goals for this initiative include:
Along with the quality of care goals outlined above, we know that positive procedure related experiences can create lasting impacts, including:
The Comfort Commitment initiative operationalizes the UC Davis Strategic goal to: Lead Person-Centered Care in the best way, at the best time, in the best place, and with the best team.
Email one of our program contacts if you have any questions about the UC Davis Child Life and Creative Arts Therapy Department's Comfort Commitment Program.