There have been many positive changes since the Planetree Model was adopted by White Memorial many years ago.
Now, as the Planetree Movement accelerates into full swing here at White Memorial the changes and progress continue to spring forward.
We are very excited to watch the growth and new developments as this movement gains momentum.
Some of the changes that have occurred due to the Planetree movement include:
White Boards in pts rooms
Family lounges and family sleepovers
Pet Therapy
Healing Gardens
Apple Bowl @ Concierge desk
Large aesthetically pleasing waiting rooms
Inviting front entrance to hospital
Community Education classes
Community Education Brochures
Help Program - helping children 5- 12 learn healthy eaing/lifestyles
Dodgers Visits to peds
LA Opera
Memory boxes for families who lose their babies
Paper Roses
Cancer pt. makeovers
Pallative care with Dr. Ishmael

For staff specifically:

Planetree Retreats
WMMC Picnic
Fitness Room
Massage Monday for staff
Unit Based Councils
Wellness Program