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- 12 surefire ways to lose patients. Grandinetti, Deborah A. // Medical Economics;6/18/2001, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p79
Provides information on the things physicians need to avoid to keep their patients. Interruptions during physical examination; Unresponsiveness to the patient's needs; Making patients wait for a long time; Ignoring patient's privacy. INSET: Finessing complaints..
- How to Court Private Players. Lee, Judith // Review of Optometry;04/15/2001, Vol. 138 Issue 4, p29
Provides tips to attract and keep private pay patients. Attention to patient comfort; Importance of communication between doctor and patient; Use of a pre-appointment system; Provision of quality care; Maintenance of a clean dispensing area.
- Fiction and psychiatry: The tale of a forgotten teacher. Makhija, Karan // Australian Medical Student Journal;Jul2013, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p59
The article discusses the relevance of the study of fiction and the humanities to clinical and psychiatric education. The author believes that reading fiction literature helps physicians to better understand their patients. Emotions and mental conditions that are expressed by fictional...
- Personal health records in the preclinical medical curriculum: modeling student responses in a simple educational environment utilizing Google Health. Karamanlis, Dimokratis A.; Tzitzis, Panagiotis M.; Bratsas, Charalampos A.; Bamidis, Panagiotis D. // BMC Medical Education;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1
Background: Various problems concerning the introduction of personal health records in everyday healthcare practice are reported to be associated with physicians' unfamiliarity with systematic means of electronically collecting health information about their patients (e.g. electronic health...
- Demonstrating social accountability in medical education. Hennen, Brian // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;02/01/97, Vol. 156 Issue 3, p365
Examines the University of Toronto's Health, Illness and the Community course for undergraduate medical students. Social accountability definition in the context of medical education; Community orientation and emphasis on outreach as factors of social accountability; Need for expansion of...
- How does your practice sound on the phone? Flanagan, Lyndia // Family Practice Management;Jan1999, Vol. 6 Issue 1, p45
Offers suggestions on how to improve a family medical practice's telephone service. Understanding the demands of the system; Planning of how to manage the flow of telephone calls; Importance of accessibility in promoting satisfied patients. INSETS: Speedbar(R);Minimizing the hassles of...
- The Patient, Burnout, and the Practice of Surgery. Campbell, Jr., Darrell A. // American Surgeon;Jul1999, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p601
Discusses physician-patient relationships. Factors influencing the manner in which physicians interact with patients; How stress interferes with the ability of a physician to provide a more human quality to a patient relationship; Suggestion for a qualitative change in the surgical residency.
- The Loyalty Effect. Bergeron, Bryan // Physician & Sportsmedicine;Sep2000, Vol. 28 Issue 9, e.MD p44
Focuses on patients' loyalty to their physicians. Internal factors that affect their relationship; Perceived value; Negative contributors to the loyalty effect; Creation of a positive emotional bond; Use of technology to minimize wait time; Educational message instead music when putting...
- Persistent Systems releases physician and patient relationship management Salesforce Fullforce Solution. // Express Pharma;12/7/2015, p1
The article discusses the mobile and cloud enabled Physician and Patient Relationship Management Salesforce Fullforce Solution by software products and technology services company Persistent Systems Ltd. to improve overall experience for the patient.