Did you mean "patient-centered care"?
Better rapport between physicians and patients can help the latter get well, and keep them that way.
The August issue of ACP Hospitalist is online and includes stories about patient-centered care, atrial fibrillation and stroke, and how to give a great talk.
In the current context of rising clinical demands, long waiting lists and shorter appointment times, it's more important than ever to communicate effectively and foster a strong therapeutic relationship.
It's hard to increase time spent with patients, so improving the quality of the time is the only workable alternative.
Transition and self-management program help reduce COPD readmissions | ACP Hospitalist Weekly | ACP Hospitalist
A nurse-delivered three-month postdischarge program for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) included transition support, training in self-management techniques, and help with access to outpatient services.
The right “cultural fit” between a hospital and a physician may be what guarantees a fulfilling career.
This month, we look at another trend rooted in patient-centered care: cultural competency.
Agency strives to ensure safety, coordinate quality initiatives.
Does your hospital have free wireless Internet in waiting areas, or offer patients aromatherapy and massages?.
Our call for nominations last spring yielded an impressive number of nominees, from which our editorial board selected the ten featured here. These physicians have done admirable work in patient rounding, resident education, technology, workload