Friday, January 20, 2006
Healthcare Collaborator: : "All patients want to be treated by caring, compassionate providers who are there for them and listen to them, especially when they're ill, distressed, or afraid. Individual expectations may be more difficult to identify. While some patients are quite forthcoming about their expectations, others need help opening up." This article discusses ways doctors can communicate with patients, not only to uncover their expectations, but to decipher hidden meanings behind what people say. "
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