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pa·tient sat·is·fac·tion

(pāshĕnt satis-fakshŭn)
Patient's opinion of care received.

pa·tient sat·is·fac·tion

(pāshĕnt satis-fakshŭn)
Patient's opinion of care received.
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Current literature suggests that several factors are associated with higher patient satisfaction scores.
PATIENT SATISFACTION IS NOT A NEW CONCERN--The Hippocratic Oath makes clear that patient satisfaction is core to the profession of medicine: I will remember that there is art to medicine as well as science, and that warmth, sympathy and understanding may outweigh the surgeon's knife or the chemist's drug [modern version.
After controlling for different variables, researchers found no relationship between Press Ganey emergency department patient satisfaction scores and the receipt of analgesic medications or opiate analgesics.
And no physician receives the patient satisfaction component of the variable pay unless all physicians in the group score at least 70th percentile on the quarterly patient satisfaction survey.
Singapore, a key Asian market ranked high on the HDI (Human Development Index) posted an overall patient satisfaction score of 77 per cent for its inpatients.
Measurement of our performance from the patient's perspective is done on a continuous basis using patient satisfaction surveys.
North Cumbria Acute Hospitals achieved a mortality index of 99 - coming 14th - a 74pc patient satisfaction rating and 23pc long-patient waits.
The Evaluation Ranking Scale (ERS) was developed by Pascoe and Attkisson (1983) as a measure of patient satisfaction to be used in evaluating the delivery of health care services within medical practices.
Assuring patient satisfaction has long been recognized as a key risk management strategy in avoiding claims and controlling losses.
Physician-focused Patient Satisfaction Assessment Services Provide Nearly Immediate Perception of Care Feedback
16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Digital Assent, the leading provider of real-time patient satisfaction surveys and online reputation marketing solutions for the United States healthcare market, today announced it has joined the Greenway Medical Technologies online Marketplace of value-added partners for users of Greenway's integrated electronic health record (EHR) and practice management solutions.
Imagine you are a medical director and your hospital administrator meets with you to go over the latest emergency department patient satisfaction scores.

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