inbox: MOST WIRED. Becoming partners with the patient and family in their care

December 2015
Hospitals & Health Networks;Dec2015, Vol. 89 Issue 12, p18
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's insights on the annual Most Wired Survey from the journal "Hospitals & Health Networks" (H&HN) regarding the effort of health care providers to improve the services for patient and family.


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