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Understand patient expectations as part of a negotiation

The focus on EHRs from a regulatory perspective is not on patient-centered care. ... It's on [the] population level; it's on improving outcomes. From a national perspective, how can we make care more patient-centered?
July 2014

Anemia often hides in plain sight

The inaugural column in this series by Debra L. Ness, the National Partnership's president, outlines the goals for the column and details why truly patient-centered care is worthwhile. ... What are your thoughts on patient-centered care and empathy? How
March 2013

Why accessibility matters

Patients' perceptions of how accessible a practice is make up an important aspect of quality and patient-centered care. ... This tool helps practices assess their ability to improve different aspects of patient-centered care (including accessibility),
October 2011

Span gaps between physicians, patients

Patient-centered care respects the information needs, values and cultural diversity of each patient. ... So, what can an individual physician or clinician do to deliver more patient-centered care?
June 2009

Alaska primary care crisis is tip of the iceberg

are leaving their practices in varying numbers due to the same disparity between what Medicare pays for patient care and what it costs to care for them. ... I didn't have enough inflow revenue to pay my staff.”. Reflect the value of physician and
October 2008

Improving access tops list of small-office tips

Barr said. “You can't provide patient-centered care if your patients can't reach you.”. ... In a poorly organized practice, everything from refills to patient self-management suffers.
June 2008

Twitter: a medical help, hindrance or hype?

Now that Twitter has entered the world, however, all kinds of good could come of it, according to Ted Eytan, MD, a family physician who studies patient-centered health care and ... Already, he uses Twitter to keep up on his colleagues' work in
April 2009

Communication skills vital to cancer conversations

Louis School of Medicine in Missouri. Shared decision making is similar to patient-centered care, Dr. ... For you to express appreciation for the work that it is to be a patient.
September 2013

Maintaining men's health in middle age

Faced with the growing emphasis on patient-centered care and a patient population more frequently exposed to direct-to-consumer advertising, internists must be able to appropriately diagnose these conditions, identify ... There will never be a time where
April 2014

ACP's ‘big tent’ advocacy agenda

If there's an issue that affects the medical profession and patient care, the odds are that ACP is addressing it. ... The paper documents the adverse impact on patient care and professional satisfaction associated with administrative tasks imposed by
June 2017

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