What factors do you consider when choosing a doctor? Do you care more about having a doctor who communicates well or is it more important that your doctor has lots of experience and skills?
Most of us have a bad waiter or waitress experience. Maybe they were rude, made a mistake with your dish, or overcharged you. Similarly, people have had less than optimal experiences in the hospital, as a patient or family member of a patient.
Categories: Doctor Accountability, Hospital Infections/ Superbugs, Medical Errors
Tags: Consumer Reports, Consumer Reports dignity and respect survey, Doctor communication, hospital safety, hospital safety tips, Patient communication, Patient Doctor communication, patient empowerment, patient engagement