Patient Advisor FAQ’s

Is being a patient and family advisor right for you?

Patient/Family Advisors are a critical part of improving patient care at Henry Ford. If you are passionate about sharing your opinions and feedback (both positive and negative) being a patient/family advisor might be a good fit for you. Apply today!

Patient/Family Advisor Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a computer to be a Patient Advisor?

It is not a requirement if you are an In-person advisor, however, if you are assigned to be an E-Advisor, it is required that you have access to a computer and internet to be able to correspond with us.

What is the compensation?

Compensation will vary based on the project you are assigned to. Please contact your Patient Advisor Coordinator for further information.

How can I opt out?

If you would not like to be a part of the Patient Advisor opportunity and would not like to be contacted any more regarding this, please email us at

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If you are having an emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room. Please do not utilize this scheduling feature for urgent medical situations.

For your safety please call our MyCare Advice Line at 844-262-1949 before scheduling if: You currently have a temperature greater than 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit. In the past 21 days you have been diagnosed with COVID-19. In the past 14 days you have had contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19. Or If you have experienced two or more of the following symptoms in the last 3 days: fever, chills, drenching sweats, new cough, loss of taste/smell, shortness of breath, body aches, headache, sore throat, runny nose or nasal congestion, nausea/vomiting/diarrhea.

Henry Ford Health System is committed to ensuring our Deaf or hard-of-hearing patients and visitors have equal access to all services. We provide the appropriate auxiliary aids and services, including qualified sign language interpreters, TTYs and other assistive listening devices, at no cost. To request assistance, call 313-916-1896 or email

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