By carefully crafting evidence-based policies, ACP can influence regulatory agencies and advocate for better patient care. ... ACP was able to help. By carefully crafting evidence-based policies, the College can influence regulatory agencies and advocate
So here's what the world of health care should really push for: A National Ambulate the Patient Week. ... There is so much wrong with this approach, to be honest, and I've only come to realize it after a decade of patient care in nested systems which
Nursing documentation vs. patient care: Who's leading? I work with nurses every day. ... Ask the patient what the result was; or. • Hire a 12-year-old who could find the results in a few seconds.
Arora explained how to improve written and verbal communication during her talk, “Handoffs: Improving Patient Care Transitions within the Hospital.”. ... Too much information. Aim for three patients per page rather than one patient per page.
Why patient care needs to get personal. I have explored just a little of the statistical underpinnings of medical decisions. ... But patient-centered care may not take the matter far enough because a "patient" is still generic.
Computers in patient care. I'd like to start this blog with a comment that I am a strong proponent of using emerging technologies to help improve patient care. ... I believe in the power of mobile computers to help us with patient care.
Most rewarding aspect of my job: Taking care of patients and helping them through difficult life situations. ... Also, to work toward a health care system that allows all patients to have access to reasonable coverage.
No shows hurt patient care, practice's bottom line. This post by ACP Member Kevin Pho, MD, originally appeared on MedPage Today'sare a problem for both doctors and patients. ... When a patient misses, or fails to schedule, a follow-up or specialist
QD: News Every Day--Medical interns spend 12% of their time on direct patient care. ... Interns spent 12% of their time talking with and examining patients; 64% on indirect patient care, such as placing orders, researching patient history and filling out
How can clinicians navigate these complexities and operationalize “value” in patient care? ... How clinicians will engage such changes depends in part on how we understand and evaluate different kinds of value in patient care.