- Liaison between patients and healthcare team for issues pertaining to patients’ rights.
- Help with concerns, complaints and compliments.
- Assist with answering questions and communication
How to make an appointment:
Call 907-361-5291 or walk-in to our office located on the first floor across from the referral office.
CARES Nomination Form:
Tell us about a staff member or department that went above and beyond in providing care.
Inpatient ICE Forms:
Your experience matters to us. Forms can be filled out and returned to kiosks throughout the hospital.
Outpatient ICE Forms
: Your experience matters to us. Forms can be filled out and returned to kiosks throughout the hospital.
Q: How do I make a complaint or compliment?
You can speak with the patient advocate or fill out an Interactive Customer Evaluation (ICE) comment card. Cards are available in each section or online.
Q: Are ICE Comments anonymous?
Yes. The ICE system keeps your information private unless you enter your information and request a response. However, often, giving us contact information allows us to reach out and quickly remedy the situation.
Q: What is the CARES program?
The CARES program is a way to recognize staff members who for assisting patients. If you received compassionate, attentive, responsive, enthusiastic service, you can nominate a staff member by filling out a CARES form. Forms are located in each section and placed in an ICE collection box.
Q: What is JOES?
The Joint Outpatient Experience Survey (JOES) is a DoD survey for patients who received outpatient care. Patients receive the survey randomly through the mail. Feedback comes back to us anonymously and helps us to improve care.
Q: What is TRISS?
The TRICARE Inpatient Satisfaction Survey (TRISS) is a DoD survey for patients who received inpatient care. Patients get the survey randomly through the mail. Feedback comes back to us anonymously and helps us to improve care.