Bringing 3rd Conversation to your organization
A centerpiece of 3rd Conversation has been our Spark events. For now, our in-person events remain on hold, and interested sites are being placed on a wait list until we know it's safe to reconvene.
Meanwhile, we designed a virtual event to help people reconnect, process, and become part of the recovery during and after COVID by leaning on human connection as a source of relief. And, we've retooled our Spark events to provide a new virtual experience.
More About Spark Events
What is a Spark event? It's a professionally facilitated 3 hour gathering where patients and clinicians explore how reinventing the patient-provider relationship can be a source of power, healing and fulfillment.
3rd Conversation Spark events typically include 12-15 patients and 12-15 clinicians.
In structured pairs, as well as small and whole group discussions, participants identify what could be done to inject more human connection into health care. They gain important insights about each other and have an opportunity to "dream storm" a new future together.
Let us know if you're interested and our team will walk you through the basics of either a traditional or virtual event! We're also designing a new Spark event that will include administrators and leadership, alongside patients and clinicians.
Organizations Who Succeed at 3rd Conversation Are:
Open to learning and innovation
Able to organize a group of 12 clinicians and 12 patients for an evening together
Experienced at teaming with others to co-create success
Willing to dedicate an hour a week for six weeks to planning
Able to participate in an online community
What does the 3C National Team Do?
We fund all the direct costs of the Spark event (food, supplies, etc.)
We provide an expert event planner and a trained facilitator for the Spark event
We walk approved sites through the entire process and advise on next steps
We attend, set up and break down the Spark event and ensure its success