Li said. “It was like the blind leading the blind.”. The medical procedure service improves the teaching and patient experience, and is also more cost-effective. ... But if someone asks the questions, they might learn that the patient really is
Researchers examined patient and disease characteristics, hospital volume and outcomes. Results were published in the January 2013 Journal of Hospital Medicine. ... It examines variations in the use of medical resources to treat patients at the end of
Transgender patients may also have had previous adverse health care experiences that may affect communication with clinicians as well as the patient experience. ... She wonders if they are talking about the right patient. Meanwhile, Toff's physical
Moving patient satisfaction scores wasn't our objective. We knew that if we gave people the right tools, their own relationships would be richer and an enhanced patient experience would follow.”. ... The second session, facilitated by staff in the
The study's main outcome measures were proportion of Medicaid patients; proportion of ethnic and racial minority patients; metrics of patient experience, care processes, risk-adjusted 30-day mortality, and readmissions; ... Measures of patient experience
was associated with less radiation exposure and a more positive patient experience, the study authors concluded. ... The only thromboembolic complication was 1 patient with transient ischemic attack (0.2%; 95% CI, 0% to 0.5%).
When they surveyed hospitalists, they found that the clinicians were unaware of their patient experience scores but were interested in receiving ongoing feedback, Dr. ... Of course, the priority is to improve patient experience for the patient, but if we
Englander said. The team then talks to the program's transitional care nurse, Stephanie Peña, RN, who speaks with the patient about his or her experience with care, gathering information for ... Englander said. “[Clinicians] are very supportive of
The best apps are useful on the wards and help improve the patient experience. ... Their judging criteria included an app's usefulness during a week on the wards and how well the tool improved patient outcomes and the overall care experience.
As complementary and alternative therapies gain acceptance in hospitals, and concerns about the patient experience grow, more facilities are creating programs to bring art and music to the bedside. ... Have you ever wondered how you'd fare as a patient