How One Doctor Creates A “Great Experience” For His Patients

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I had a WOW experience yesterday when I accompanied my wife to interview a new doctor for her.   As some reader may know she is being seen by specialists At MD Anderson Medical Center in Houston for Stage IV lung cancer.   She has not had a local oncologist for the past 6 years…but she does […]

Effective Physician-Patient Communications Takes Too Much Time – Says Who?

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I recently participated in a Twitter Chat about physician-patient communications. A common refrain from some of the providers in the group was that “there isn’t enough time” during the typical office visit for physicians to worry about communicating effectively. What’s up with that? The goal of patient centered communications is to engage the patient in […]