patient-centered

patient-centered

(pā′shĕnt-sent′ĕrd)
Pert. to health care that is focused on the patient or consumer of health care rather than on health care providers, financiers, insurers, or institutions.
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NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home(TM) standards emphasize enhanced care through patient-clinician partnership
THE SURVEYS you receive after visiting a doctor or medical facility are designed to measure patient satisfaction and the level of patient-centered care.
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has released a series of funding announcements offering up to $76 million in support for patient-centered comparative clinical effectiveness research (CER) projects under PCORI's five broad National Priorities for Research.
Mapi is committed to remaining the undisputed global leader in Patient-Centered research services.
The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) has planned to offer an 18-month, $7 million contract to a Chicago area group of 20 health and hospital organizations which includes Loyola University Health System.
Gold Foundation to help fund the organization's landmark Patient-Centered Medical Education Program, which was created in 2011 to present information about Tourette Syndrome patient diagnosis and quality of life in grand rounds and workshop formats to doctors, nurses, resident physicians and other health-care providers at hospitals in every corner of New Jersey and beyond.
The Patient-Centered Health Home (PCHH), also known as Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH), is a health care delivery model that aims to improve the American health care system.
Now Congress must do its part, repeal the SGR, and provide stability in Medicare payments so physicians can explore and test new patient-centered approaches.
We have partnered with the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to share the latest patient-centered outcomes research findings and offer free research reports and tools to help nurses educate their patients about common conditions and work with them to make informed decisions about their treatment options.
2009) Patient-Centered Care: An introduction to what it is and how to achieve it.
Challenges and solutions; narratives of patient-centered care.
These concerns led to the creation of, and subsequently intense interest in, a new model of primary care called the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) that is now the subject of multiple demonstration projects across the United States (American College of Physicians 2007; Landon et al.

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