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When you see an 18-year-old patient, you don't expect to deliver bad news.
Portals can benefit your practice and your patients, but you have to get them using the technology first.
The best doctors demonstrate not only what they know but also that they care.
Joining patients' Internet networks can lead to faster and better communication.
With a little practice, these seven vital skills can become a natural part of your patient consultations.
Admit it, you're guilty of at least one of these.
Immunizations can help prevent disease breakouts but require being mindful of patient concerns and misconceptions.
Communicating with patients in a way they understand will lead to better outcomes and avoid mistakes and uncertainty.
A simple mnemonic will help you focus on your patients' communication style.
Poor communication in just one area can affect the entire health care experience.