Our Mission

To create more compassionate healthcare systems focused on the well being of patients, families and health care providers.

Our Vision

For all patients, family members and health care providers involved in a medically induced trauma to have access to healing support services.

Our Purpose

MITSS produces programs that provide education to the healthcare community on medically induced trauma, the broad scope of its impact, and the crucial need for support services. We provide training to …who do we provide training to… And we offer support to patients and family members.


  • Grand Rounds
  • Organizational Assessment
  • Speakers Bureau
  • Conferences and Symposia
  • Peer Support Tool Box


  • Peer Support Training
  • Post Event Support


  • Free One-on-One Phone Support
  • Free 10-week Virtual Support Group

Medically Induced Trauma Support Services (MITSS), Inc. is a non-profit organization founded in June of 2002 whose mission is “To Support Healing and Restore Hope” to patients, families, and clinicians who have been affected by an adverse medical event.

Medically induced trauma is an unexpected outcome that occurs during medical and/or surgical care that affects the emotional well being of the patient, family member, or clinician.