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If it isn't thoughtfully applied, the team model may have unintended consequences.
"A physician is obligated to consider more than a diseased organ, more even than the whole man - he must view the man in his world." -- Dr. Harvey Cushing
Admit it, you're guilty of at least one of these.
Will team-based care be our salvation?
Your efforts to give patients same-day appointments won't succeed until you address three critical issues.
Poor communication in just one area can affect the entire health care experience.
When capable nurses are given greater responsibility for each patient encounter, good results follow.
Yes, it worked in the past. No, it won't work in the future.
Focusing on their strengths and borrowing concepts from family therapy helped bring this family medicine group together in pursuit of a common goal.
Meanings get slippery when words become badges of progress.