Dana-Farber is dedicated to safe, effective, compassionate, patient-centered care. Quality care and patient safety are at the core of our mission and vision. We are a world leader in providing and measuring quality care for all patients, and advancing
safe, efficient, and equitable practices.
In this section, explore how we ensure patient safety, handle issues related to care, work with patient councils to improve services, and support LGBTQ patients.
As a patient at Dana-Farber, you may receive medications to treat your illness.
The doctors, nurses, and pharmacists who take care of you will do everything
they can to keep you safe during your treatment.
As part of our commitment to excellence in care, our patient/family relations
staff is here to work with you to address concerns about your treatment and
experience at Dana-Farber.
Patient and Family
Since their inception in 1998, Dana-Farber’s Patient and Family Advisory
Councils work to improve the patient experience and ensure patient- and
Care and Support
Dana-Farber provides the latest, most innovative treatment available to
LGBTQ patients challenged with cancer, as well as compassion and support to
their families and loved ones.
Appointments and Second Opinions
For adults: 877-442-3324For children: 888-733-4662