Study suggests patient-centered care may improve results

04/17/2013 | Reuters

A study that used taped records of office visits with residents at two Department of Veterans Affairs facilities suggests patient-centered care can lead to better outcomes, researchers reported in the Annals of Internal Medicine. Improved outcomes were seen among patients in whom the residents identified "red flags" and attempted to deal with the underlying cause, compared with patients whose doctors didn't address the underlying cause of a deteriorating condition.

View Full Article in:

Reuters

Published in Briefs:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Director Medical Affairs
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA
Senior Scientist - Cell Engineering Group
Pfizer
San Francisco, CA
Medical Director - Physician
Willamette Valley Community Health
Salem, OR
Area Reimbursement Manager (CT, MA, MD, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, VT)
SI-BONE, INC
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
Medical Director - Physician
Willamette Valley Community Health
Salem, OR