Improving patient engagement

Weinstock, Matthew
October 2012
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Oct2012, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p32
Trade Publication
An interview is presented with physician George Bo-Linn, who will direct the Patient Care Program initiative founded by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. He discusses the definition of preventable harm, the philosophy of shared or informed medical decision making, and the importance of patient engagement, respect, and dignity to health care outcomes.


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