Initiatives that cut across individual diseases to address processes of care, patient experience, and functional outcomes may be more relevant to a greater proportion of the GIM population than disease-specific
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.
The study's primary outcome was perioperative patient experience 24 hours after surgery, as assessed via a validated questionnaire, while secondary outcomes included time to extubation and early cognitive recovery. ... They concluded that premedication
that the patient experience is better, and that hospice saves costs. ... to hospice than the doctors who were new to the patient in the hospital.
I n an era of chief patient experience officers and other quality improvement administrators, two doctors say a primary care physician deserves a spot in the hospital's C-suite. ... need patient, it's not good enough to try and work on the systems