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Going against medicine: courageous or foolish?

But, in the U.S. healthcare system, there is still not enough patient responsibility that has occurred among all patients. ... Good outcomes are usually attributed to patient's taking initiative and bad outcomes are usually attributed to bad doctors.
October 2021

Sit down, stay awhile

This post by ACP Member Kevin Pho, MD, originally appeared on MedPage Today's KevinMD.com . Patient satisfaction , as I wrote in USA Toda...
October 2021

Why can't we be friends ... on Facebook?

Plenty of doctors have avoided patient contact even over e-mail, thinking it to be just one more unreimbursed time-drain.
October 2021

Barriers to caring

Let's call the interpreter and then go see another patient until they are ready for us.”. ... Every single time I call and wait for an interpreter to come, it honors my patient.
October 2021

Shot callers

But that? That calls for a shot-caller. A person who not only knows and loves the patient well enough to know their wishes. ... But especially who's also willing to step in as an advocate to assure the patient the gets the treatment they'd want.
October 2021

Seize control of physicians online ratings

Bazan advises--and takes--an active approach to dealing with patient reviews on social media. ... Not only do you risk patient privacy violations, online disputes are rarely resolved constructively, if at all.
October 2021

Good in the balance

I am not patient with people, and am distracted by little things. ... I am grateful grumpy Rob was on vacation when I saw this patient.
October 2021

Love is the what

More while I could have it. More because my patient was preparing to leave. ... Because it was true. My patient passed away yesterday. Only a few hours after that encounter.
October 2021

Doctor, patient, friend: Blurring the boundaries

2. Discuss with patients the need to document doctor-patient communication in the medical record. ... Those same physicians might hesitate to have coffee or dinner with a patient.
October 2021

An organization for improving health care IT

Physicians (and nurses) should spend as much time as possible in direct patient care. ... Are you a doctor, nurse or even a patient who agrees with our values and mission?
October 2021

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