Beverly H. Johnson, FAAN is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Institute for Patient- and Family-Centered Care (IPFCC) in Bethesda, MD. She has provided technical assistance and consultation for advancing the practice of patient- and family-centered care and creating effective partnerships with patients and families to over hospitals, health systems, federal, state, provincial agencies, military treatment facilities, and community organizations. She assists hospitals and ambulatory programs with facilitation of visioning retreats, leadership development, and the integration of patient- and family-centered concepts in policies, programs, and practices, as well as in facility design, the education of health care professionals, and research and evaluation.
Bev serves as a member of the Selection Committee for the American Hospital Association Quest for Quality Prize and is a member of the Board of Directors for the Primary Care Collaborative (PCC) and the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC). She is also a member of the National Academy of Medicine’s Action Collaborative on Countering the U.S. Opioid Epidemic.
In 2007, Bev received The Gravens Award for leadership in promoting optimal environments and developmental care for high-risk infants and their families, and The Changemaker Award by the Board for the Center for Health Care Design. In 2017, she was recognized by the American College of Physicians with the Edward R. Loveland Memorial Award. In 2018, Bev was recognized as a fellow in the American Academy of Nursing.