The Fastest Way To Disempower, De-Activate, and Disengage Any Patient


I may not know how to tell the difference between an empowered patient, an engaged patient, or an activated patient.  But I do know that fastest way to disempower, disengage, and de-activate any patient is a trip to the doctor’s office or the hospital.  A visit to an average primary care physician (or specialist) is […]

Is Your Doctor Patient-Centered? Here’s A Simple Way To Find Out


I get the impression from  a recent post on KevinMD that a lot of physicians and other providers are having trouble with the term patient-centered.  I can understand this given the penchant for us health care folks for using fancy names and acronyms to discuss otherwise straight forward concepts.   The other day I came […]