Carrie Holt has a B.A. in education and wears many hats including homeschool mom, hospital volunteers, and teachers. A mother with a passion for encouraging other moms in similar situations, she has co-led a support group and was a co-speaker/organizer at the You Are Not Alone Conference, a conference for mothers of children with special needs. She’s had the opportunity to speak in various venues including churches, mother’s groups, and homeschool gatherings. As a writer, she wrote a chapter entitled “When Your Child Hurts” in the book “Your Next 30 Days of Relationships”.
She’s an advocate for patient and family-centered care at Nationwide Children’s Hospital (NCH). As a current member of the Family as Faculty Committee, she has been teaching about family-centered care through sharing their family’s hospital experiences to new hospital employees, nursing students, residents, therapy students, and the hospital management committee. She also was an active volunteer on the Family Advisory Council for six years including chair. During that time, she sat on the Nutrition Removal Committee, Indwelling Catheter Infection Committee, Family-Centered Rounds Committee and also had the amazing opportunity to be a part of the hiring process for the Chief of Radiology. She’s also had the opportunity to speak at a press conference in Washington D.C., several hospital fundraisers, an event featuring former Ohio Governor John Kasich, and also on PediaCast, a NCH podcast.
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