Patient Safety and Quality

Recent Articles

Apr 21, 2017

Recent studies reveal that physicians’ gestures, language and level of warmth can have an impact that exceeds patients’ subjective experience of care.

Apr 17, 2017

As more patients wish to text their physicians, knotty questions about patient privacy and patient-clinician relationship boundaries arise.

Apr 05, 2017

No codes, no EOBs, no rushed primary care patient visits. That is the vision of Rushika Fernandopulle, MD, MPP, co-founder and CEO of Iora Health.

Apr 04, 2017

Talking treatment pros and cons with patients can cut inappropriate testing and treatment orders. Five steps to move toward wiser choices.

Mar 31, 2017

Focusing on the positive boosts resilience and collaboration. How an academic health system used the approach to improve care transitions.