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Ken Farbstein, MPP


Ken Farbstein, MPP

Ken Farbstein, MPP
  • Ken leads Patient AdvoCare, advising patient advocates and patients on staying safe and healthy while receiving healthcare. He served two elected terms as the President of Health Care for All’s Consumer Health Quality Council. He writes Patient Safety Blog, with more than 800 stories to empower patients and their families. His book, Getting Your Best Health Care: Real-World Stories for Patient Empowerment, was recently published by Dorland Health’s Professional Patient Advocate Institute.
  • As the Managing Principal of Melior Consulting Group for the last 15 years, Ken advises clinical and administrative leaders in hospitals, addiction treatment centers, medical groups, health maintenance organizations, and state government on ways to improve the quality of care and reduce costs through rapid cycle techniques. He guided a six-hospital system through a multi-year effort, winning the $25,000 first annual Premier Award for Hospital Medication Safety.