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Five Tips to Jumpstart Your MACRA Strategy

Posted: February 03, 2017

Related categories Accountability , Patient-Centered Care , Medical Practice Strategies , Process Improvement

Studer Group Medical Group experts outline five ways organizations can successfully begin optimizing for MACRA.
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Patient-Centered Care: Connecting to the “Why” of Healthcare

Posted: October 13, 2016

Related categories Accountability , Patient-Centered Care

Learn what leaders from three Canadian healthcare organizations are doing to provide the best patient care - the starting point for organizational improvement.
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Comfort and Pain: Perspectives in the Era of the Opioid Epidemic

Posted: August 22, 2016
Published by Dan Smith, MD, FACEP

Related categories Measurement/HCAHPS/CGCAHPS/VBP , Patient-Centered Care , Physician Engagement

Gain perspective from practicing physicians on how to address patient comfort and pain levels while mitigating opioid issues. 
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Empathy and the Impact on Clinical Outcomes

Posted: December 04, 2014
Published by Mike Nelson, MD

Related categories AIDET® , Patient-Centered Care , Medical Practice Strategies

When we talk about empathy, we are referring to the capacity to understand another person’s experience from within that person’s frame of reference. Sigmund Freud commented that “Empathy does not involve identifying with the other person per se, but with what that person is experiencing”. In other words, it is about recognizing and validating a patient’s anxiety, fear, pain, worries and situation. Our patients need to know that we are seeing, listening and relating to them.
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AIDET® in the Medical Practice: More Important than Ever

Posted: November 17, 2014
Published by Richard Rubin, MD, MBA, CPHQ

Related categories AIDET® , Must Haves® , Patient-Centered Care , Physician Engagement , Patient Engagement

Studer Group’s Five Fundamentals of Communication is AIDET®, an acronym that stands for Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explanation and Thank You. Those who utilize AIDET consistently find it to be a tremendously valuable tool for organizing patient communication and providing patients with the information and caring relationship that they want and need.  
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