patient partnership

patient partnership

(1) An initiative to encourage a greater involvement of patients and the wider public in the management and development of local services.
(2) Doctor-patient partnership. The relationship that a doctor has with his or her patient—e.g., in providing medical care and advice on lifestyle choices related to diet, weight or exercise.
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An audit from the Doctor Patient Partnership has revealed that people are unaware of when to seek treatment at accident and emergency departments.
An overwhelming 67pc of GP practices questioned in a survey by the Doctor Patient Partnership and the Institute of Healthcare Management felt that patients aged 16 to 34 were particularly likely to miss appointments repeatedly.
"I've heard he drinks beer followed by liqueurs and no matter how much he trains it will affect his heart, liver and brain," said Dr Simon Fradd, a GP in Nottingham and head of the public awareness campaign, the Doctor Patient Partnership.
But Mike Powell and Mark Wallace stopped the leaks turning into a full-size list with a patient partnership of 58 from 117 balls.
The awareness campaign was developed jointly by the National Osteoporosis Society and Merck Sharp & Dohme Ltd and is supported by the Doctor Patient Partnership.
Leading the tributes to Colin was CWP director of nursing, therapies and patient partnership Avril Devaney.
Du Plessis made 23 when he was beaten by Ferguson's yorker, the prelude to a more patient partnership of Amla and Aiden Markram.
The BMJ, one of the world's oldest medical journals (BMJ Publishing Group, 2019a) implemented their Patient Partnership Strategy in 2014, establishing a new policy that requires authors to report if and how they have involved patients as research partners.
Sri Lanka were 64-4 at lunch before a patient partnership of 75 between Dinesh Chandimal and Angelo Mathews, which was ended when Rashid dismissed Chandimal for 33 shortly before tea.
IVI affirmed its commitment to patient partnership in its work, announcing that the organization will collaborate with LUNGevity, an organization dedicated to advancing research for lung cancer and advocating for patients with all forms of the disease, to ensure that input from the patient community is at the forefront of all model development to assess value in lung cancer therapies.
Director of nursing, therapies and patient partnership at CWP, Avril Devaney, MBE, said: "I'm so proud of what our staff have achieved this year.
We want to foster what we call 'patient partnership,' wherein patients are also accountable for their own health, he added.

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