Implementing the "Cardiac Huddle."
- Are Older Patients More Satisfied With Hospital Care Than Younger Patients? Jaipaul, C. Komal; Rosenthal, Gary E // JGIM: Journal of General Internal Medicine;Jan2003, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p23
OBJECTIVE: Determine relationships between age, self-reported health, and satisfaction in a large cohort of hospitalized patients. DESIGN: Cross-sectional survey. SETTING: Thirty-one hospitals in a large Midwestern metropolitan area. PATIENTS/PARTICIPATION: Randomly selected medical and surgical...
- Birmingham GPs spied on with secret surveillance. // Pulse;3/3/2009, Vol. 70 Issue 7, p4
The article reports on the secret surveillance scheme developed by the Heart of Birmingham Teaching Primary Care Trust (PCT), which would see medical practices submitting themselves to regular checks in an effort to improve patient experience scores in England.
- Patient satisfaction. Press, Irwin // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;3/5/94, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p60
Comments on patient satisfaction. Growing demand for proof of quality in health care field; Usefulness of care-related data in assessing quality; Legitimate reflection of true quality of care; Component of care; Mandate requiring health care organizations to monitor patient satisfaction at...
- New Quality Measures Take Effect. // Minnesota Medicine;Jan2012, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p33
The article reports that the clinics of Minnesota will be required to add three new quality measures including patient satisfaction, total knee replacement and maternity care, as a part of the Minnesota Statewide Quality Reporting and Measurement System.
- amenity. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p92
An encyclopedia entry for "amenity," pertains to any thing that aims to increase the satisfaction of patients whether or not it improves clinical outcomes, is presented.
- Too far on patient satisfaction. Bennett, M. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Oct2012, Vol. 86 Issue 10, p14
A letter to the editor is offered in response to the article "Fine Whine: The Dark Side of Patient Satisfaction," by Haydn Bush in the September 19, 2012 daily edition.
- Turn questions into invitations. Kinnair, Donna // Nursing Management - UK;Jun2012, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p3
The author opines that patient experience is increasingly becoming key criterion for judging the quality of health services. She suggests that patient experience is relevant at different stages of the care trajectory and affects care outcomes at each stage. She believes patient experience...
- Clinical digest. OLDER PEOPLE EXPECT GOOD HEALTH CARE AND FEEL THIS IS DELIVERED. // Nursing Standard;5/15/2013, Vol. 27 Issue 37, p16
The article discusses research which was reported in the article "Patientsâ€™ Experiences of Their Healthcare in Relation to Their Expectations and Satisfaction: A Population Survey" by A. Bowling et al., was published in the "Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine" and found that older...
- Patients' perceptions. Molesworth, John-Paul // Emergency Nurse;Mar2014, Vol. 21 Issue 10, p11
The author shares insight on patients' perception of hospital services, nurses and staff. He suggests the adoption of the friends and family test scheme to assess the quality of care patients receive and to increase public's understanding of diagnoses, illnesses, treatment options and outcomes....