Patient & Family Advisory Council

Patient & Family Advisory Council


Our Mission


The mission of the Patient & Family Advisory Council at Pinckneyville Community Hospital is to provide a forum to patients and families to share feedback, suggestions, and ideas to continuously improve quality and patient care experiences.

Our goals are to:

  • Continuously support quality improvement, communication and recommend solutions to existing services, programs, policies, communications       and/or business strategies.
  • Promote respectful, effective partnerships among patients, family and health care providers.

Committed to Partnerships


Committed to partnerships with patients, families, and community members, the Patient Family Advisory Council enhances the services provided by Pinckneyville Community Hospital.

Patients and family members will provide input regarding patients' needs and their experiences as patients of Pinckneyville Community Hospital. Input from our members will be integrated into ongoing process improvement efforts.

We are looking for committed members to join our Patient & Family Advisory Council and assist in improving our services for you and your family. If you are interested in participating please call or email Brandy Steely at 618-357-8898.



Membership on the Council requires your successful completion of the registration process with the Pinckneyville Community Hospital Education Department, including but not limited to:

  • Health screenings (includes: TB testing, flu immunization)

  • Criminal background check

  • Formal interview

Applicants selected will be required to attend a volunteer orientation.

Membership on the Council requires attendance at Council meetings and participation on at least one committee of your choice.

Patient & Family Advisory Council Membership Interest Form