Hospital Design and Construction: The architecture, functional design, and construction of hospitals.TennesseeHealth Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.Periodicals as Topic: A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.Patient Satisfaction: The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.Miller Fisher Syndrome: A variant of the GUILLAIN-BARRE SYNDROME characterized by the acute onset of oculomotor dysfunction, ataxia, and loss of deep tendon reflexes with relative sparing of strength in the extremities and trunk. The ataxia is produced by peripheral sensory nerve dysfunction and not by cerebellar injury. Facial weakness and sensory loss may also occur. The process is mediated by autoantibodies directed against a component of myelin found in peripheral nerves. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1313; Neurology 1987 Sep;37(9):1493-8)Journal Impact Factor: A quantitative measure of the frequency on average with which articles in a journal have been cited in a given period of time.Patient Advocacy: Promotion and protection of the rights of patients, frequently through a legal process.Men's Health: The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of men.American Hospital Association: A professional society in the United States whose membership is composed of hospitals.Community Networks: Organizations and individuals cooperating together toward a common goal at the local or grassroots level.Multi-Institutional Systems: Institutional systems consisting of more than one health facility which have cooperative administrative arrangements through merger, affiliation, shared services, or other collective ventures.Prostate: A gland in males that surrounds the neck of the URINARY BLADDER and the URETHRA. It secretes a substance that liquefies coagulated semen. It is situated in the pelvic cavity behind the lower part of the PUBIC SYMPHYSIS, above the deep layer of the triangular ligament, and rests upon the RECTUM.Public Opinion: The attitude of a significant portion of a population toward any given proposition, based upon a measurable amount of factual evidence, and involving some degree of reflection, analysis, and reasoning.Patient-Centered Care: Design of patient care wherein institutional resources and personnel are organized around patients rather than around specialized departments. (From Hospitals 1993 Feb 5;67(3):14)After-Hours Care: Medical care provided after the regular practice schedule of the physicians. Usually it is designed to deliver 24-hour-a-day and 365-day-a-year patient care coverage for emergencies, triage, pediatric care, or hospice care.Commonwealth of Independent StatesMicronesia: The collective name for islands of the Pacific Ocean east of the Philippines, including the Mariana, PALAU, Caroline, Marshall, and Kiribati Islands. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p761 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p350)United StatesDiabetes Complications: Conditions or pathological processes associated with the disease of diabetes mellitus. Due to the impaired control of BLOOD GLUCOSE level in diabetic patients, pathological processes develop in numerous tissues and organs including the EYE, the KIDNEY, the BLOOD VESSELS, and the NERVE TISSUE.Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1: A subtype of DIABETES MELLITUS that is characterized by INSULIN deficiency. It is manifested by the sudden onset of severe HYPERGLYCEMIA, rapid progression to DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS, and DEATH unless treated with insulin. The disease may occur at any age, but is most common in childhood or adolescence.Diabetes Mellitus: A heterogeneous group of disorders characterized by HYPERGLYCEMIA and GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE.Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2: A subclass of DIABETES MELLITUS that is not INSULIN-responsive or dependent (NIDDM). It is characterized initially by INSULIN RESISTANCE and HYPERINSULINEMIA; and eventually by GLUCOSE INTOLERANCE; HYPERGLYCEMIA; and overt diabetes. Type II diabetes mellitus is no longer considered a disease exclusively found in adults. Patients seldom develop KETOSIS but often exhibit OBESITY.Physician-Patient Relations: The interactions between physician and patient.Sexual Dysfunction, Physiological: Physiological disturbances in normal sexual performance in either the male or the female.Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological: Disturbances in sexual desire and the psychophysiologic changes that characterize the sexual response cycle and cause marked distress and interpersonal difficulty. (APA, DSM-IV, 1994)Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee: Replacement of the knee joint.Knee Prosthesis: Replacement for a knee joint.Knee Joint: A synovial hinge connection formed between the bones of the FEMUR; TIBIA; and PATELLA.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Quality of Life: A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.Osteoarthritis, Knee: Noninflammatory degenerative disease of the knee joint consisting of three large categories: conditions that block normal synchronous movement, conditions that produce abnormal pathways of motion, and conditions that cause stress concentration resulting in changes to articular cartilage. (Crenshaw, Campbell's Operative Orthopaedics, 8th ed, p2019)Frustration: The motivational and/or affective state resulting from being blocked, thwarted, disappointed or defeated.Capital Financing: Institutional funding for facilities and for equipment which becomes a part of the assets of the institution.Equipment and Supplies: Expendable and nonexpendable equipment, supplies, apparatus, and instruments that are used in diagnostic, surgical, therapeutic, scientific, and experimental procedures.Equipment Design: Methods of creating machines and devices.Software: Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.Cellular Phone: Analog or digital communications device in which the user has a wireless connection from a telephone to a nearby transmitter. It is termed cellular because the service area is divided into multiple "cells." As the user moves from one cell area to another, the call is transferred to the local transmitter.Device Approval: Process that is gone through in order for a device to receive approval by a government regulatory agency. This includes any required preclinical or clinical testing, review, submission, and evaluation of the applications and test results, and post-marketing surveillance. It is not restricted to FDA.New Zealand: A group of islands in the southwest Pacific. Its capital is Wellington. It was discovered by the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman in 1642 and circumnavigated by Cook in 1769. Colonized in 1840 by the New Zealand Company, it became a British crown colony in 1840 until 1907 when colonial status was terminated. New Zealand is a partly anglicized form of the original Dutch name Nieuw Zeeland, new sea land, possibly with reference to the Dutch province of Zeeland. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p842 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p378)Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points: A system of safety management (abbreviated HACCP) applied mainly to the food industry. It involves the analysis and control of biological, chemical, and physical hazards, from raw material production, procurement and handling, to manufacturing, distribution and consumption of finished products.Earthquakes: Sudden slips on a fault, and the resulting ground shaking and radiated seismic energy caused by the slips, or by volcanic or magmatic activity, or other sudden stress changes in the earth. Faults are fractures along which the blocks of EARTH crust on either side have moved relative to one another parallel to the fracture.Emergency Responders: Personnel trained to provide the initial services, care, and support in EMERGENCIES or DISASTERS.Prealbumin: A tetrameric protein, molecular weight between 50,000 and 70,000, consisting of 4 equal chains, and migrating on electrophoresis in 3 fractions more mobile than serum albumin. Its concentration ranges from 7 to 33 per cent in the serum, but levels decrease in liver disease.Ambulatory Care: Health care services provided to patients on an ambulatory basis, rather than by admission to a hospital or other health care facility. The services may be a part of a hospital, augmenting its inpatient services, or may be provided at a free-standing facility.Outpatient Clinics, Hospital: Organized services in a hospital which provide medical care on an outpatient basis.Patient Safety: Efforts to reduce risk, to address and reduce incidents and accidents that may negatively impact healthcare consumers.Safety Management: The development of systems to prevent accidents, injuries, and other adverse occurrences in an institutional setting. The concept includes prevention or reduction of adverse events or incidents involving employees, patients, or facilities. Examples include plans to reduce injuries from falls or plans for fire safety to promote a safe institutional environment.Medical Errors: Errors or mistakes committed by health professionals which result in harm to the patient. They include errors in diagnosis (DIAGNOSTIC ERRORS), errors in the administration of drugs and other medications (MEDICATION ERRORS), errors in the performance of surgical procedures, in the use of other types of therapy, in the use of equipment, and in the interpretation of laboratory findings. Medical errors are differentiated from MALPRACTICE in that the former are regarded as honest mistakes or accidents while the latter is the result of negligence, reprehensible ignorance, or criminal intent.Economic Recession: Significant decline in economic activity spread across the economy, lasting more than a few months, normally visible in real gross domestic product, real income, employment, industrial production, and wholesale-retail sales. (National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc,, accessed 4/23/2009)Organizational Culture: Beliefs and values shared by all members of the organization. These shared values, which are subject to change, are reflected in the day to day management of the organization.Gingival Recession: Exposure of the root surface when the edge of the gum (GINGIVA) moves apically away from the crown of the tooth. This is common with advancing age, vigorous tooth brushing, diseases, or tissue loss of the gingiva, the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT and the supporting bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS).Pharmacists: Those persons legally qualified by education and training to engage in the practice of pharmacy.
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... surveys. In 2014 and again in 2016 national surveys of over 15,000 physician end-users of EHRs rated VISTA/CPRS the highest ... Patient Web Portal[edit]. MyHealtheVet is a web portal that allows veterans to access and update their personal health record, ... VISTA is a patient-centric integrated inpatient-outpatient enterprise health information system. VISTA was originally named the ... This is the first effort to view a single patient record so that VistA becomes truly interoperable among the more than 128 ...
"Patient survey 2008". Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare. Retrieved 3 February 2012. Britnell, Mark (2015). In Search of ... Hospitals provided both out-patient and in-patient care. In addition, 79,000 clinics offered primarily out-patient services, ... Most physicians and hospitals sold medication directly to patients, but there were 36,000 pharmacies where patients could ... and patients have universal access to any facility, though hospitals tend to charge more to those patients without a referral. ...
Schwartz LM, Woloshin S, Birkmeyer JD (2005). "How do elderly patients decide where to go for major surgery? Telephone ... interview survey". BMJ. 331 (7520): 821. doi:10.1136/bmj.38614.449016.DE. PMC 1246083 . PMID 16192286. Boumber YA, Kondo Y, ...
"Patient choice cesarean: an evidence-based review". Obstetrical & gynecological survey. 59 (8): 601-16. PMID 15277895. ...
Patient satisfaction surveys are the main qualitative measure of the patient perspective. Patients may not have the clinical ... In addition, patient satisfaction often correlates with patient involvement in decision making and can improve patient-centered ... survey. The CAHPS survey collects uniform measures of patients' perspectives on various aspects of the care they receive in ... patient satisfaction surveys have become a somewhat controversial measure of quality care. Proponents argue that patient ...
"Supernumerary teeth amongst Iranian orthodontic patients. A retrospective radiographic and clinical survey". Acta Odontologica ... The study debating this also considered many other factors such as: the patient's age, number, morphology, growth orientation ...
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... colleagues at the MRC Human Genetics Unit at Western General Hospital in Edinburgh of a chromosome survey of 315 male patients ... patients and psychosis in some institutionalized Triple X syndrome (47,XXX) patients-that individuals with sex chromosome ... p. 3. Culliton, Barbara J. (November 22, 1974). "Patients' rights: Harvard is site of battle over X and Y chromosomes". Science ... Price, William H.; Strong, John A.; Whatmore, Peter B.; McClemont, William F. (March 12, 1966). "Criminal patients with XYY sex ...
The NHS survey co-ordination centre, run by the Institute, co-ordinates the NHS patient survey programmes on behalf of the Care ... The Institute has been carrying out surveys of patient experience in the National Health Service since 1998. It has been fully ... "National Parents Survey". BLISS. Retrieved 2 October 2014. "Patient Reported Experience Measure (PREM) for urgent and emergency ... to test the efficacy of their Real-Time Patient Feedback system to collect information from patients while they were still in ...
Implications of a patient survey". Spine. 21 (11): 1363-9. doi:10.1097/00007632-199606010-00017. Diagnosis and classification ... In case the muscles around the joint do not function, the patient will experience pain and weakness when performing everyday ... During pregnancy, serious pain occurs in about 25%, and severe disability in about 8% of patients. After pregnancy, problems ... in case of doubt an exercise program may help the patient. However, if Pelvic Type 3 has been diagnosed then invasive treatment ...
They are, according to Henry Potts of University College London, "an overlooked resource for patients." Many studies have ... "E-Therapy: History and Survey". Retrieved 2008-04-15. "Online Support Groups". Retrieved 2012-06-05. Potts ... "Online support groups: An overlooked resource for patients" (PDF). [email protected] Information on the Internet. 44 (1): 6-8. Grohol, ...
Johanson, JF; Kralstein, J (2007). "Chronic constipation: a survey of the patient perspective". Alimentary Pharmacology & ... patient satisfaction with bowel habit and treatment, and HR-QOL in patients with severe chronic constipation, including those ... Pare, P.; Ferrazzi, S.; Thompson, W. G.; Irvine, E. J.; Rance, L. (2001). "An epidemiological survey of constipation in Canada ... Marquis, P.; De La Loge, C.; Dubois, D.; McDermott, A.; Chassany, O. (2005). "Development and validation of the Patient ...
Lamont JA, Woodward C (1994). "Patient-physician sexual involvement: a Canadian survey of obstetriciangynecologists". Canadian ... Apart from crime surveys, there have been a small number of surveys, with representative samples, that have asked women about ... A survey of 5000 women in the Indian state of Rajasthan found that 56% of the women had married before the age of 15 years, and ... A survey of sex workers in Bangladesh revealed that 49% of the women had been raped and 59% beaten by police in the previous ...
Some consequences are disruption in patient care, desensitization to alarms, anxiety in hospital staff and patients, sleep ... "2011 National Clinical Alarms Survey" (PDF). Retrieved 21 October 2013. Borowski, M; Görges, M; Fried, R; Such, O; Wrede, C; ... This alert resulted in designation in 2014 of clinical alarm system safety as a National Patient Safety Goal and it remains a ... The Patient Safety Advisory Group. Retrieved 21 October 2013. PDF The Joint Commission. "The Joint Commission Announces 2014 ...
Patient satisfaction surveys were also referenced. The number of patients who gave the hospital a rating of nine or ten (ten ... Of Raulerson's patients, 65% said they would, as compared to a national average of 70% of patients filling out surveys. ... The national average of patients rating a particular hospital a nine or a ten was 69%. Patient satisfaction surveys also ask ... It provides data on twelve patient safety indicators. The rating scores possibly are worse than average, average and better ...
"Parents Magazine Posts Survey Results". 2009-02-25. Archived from the original on 7 August 2010. Retrieved 2010-09 ... The construction was completed in 2014 and the doors opened to patients in October 2014. The hospital offers intensive and ...
EE, Volk (23 September 2000). "Cytologic findings in cervical smears in patients using intramuscular medroxyprogesterone ... Sattenspiel, Edward (1950). "Vaginal cytology in normal pregnancy". Obstetrical and gynaecological survey. 6 (6): 800. ...
A population of 12,886 were surveyed using a brief questionnaire. Out of this population 574 were suspected patients. Out of ... In New York, CHWs have been deployed across the state to provide care to patients with chronic illnesses like diabetes that ... They are seen to play an important role in assisting patients with navigating a complex, uncoordinated health care system. A ... The women chosen were then trained in identification and referral of patients with mental illnesses, the common myths and ...
"Artemis adopts Masimo Patient Safety Net". Business Wire India. 2 Dec 2017. Retrieved 30 Jan 2018. "Indoor Air in Gurgaon toxis ... In June 2016, a survey was conducted in Gurgaon by Artemis Hospital as part of Clean Air India Movement (CLAIM) showing a ... It has systematic units to provide complete care for the patients to recover from various illnesses. The hospital has been ... It is the first hospital in India to be equipped with the Masimo Patient SafetyNet, a supplemental remote monitoring and ...
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DMAA produces new participant satisfaction survey tool. 2006-12-06. Retrieved 2008-10-18. Patient self-management support ... Defining patient safety. Patient Safety & Quality Healthcare, 2005 March/April. Retrieved 2008-10-18. Care Continuum Alliance. ... A report prepared for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality cites the survey tool as a potential measure for patient ... The survey found that 73 percent of purchasers planned to offer population health improvement programs within the 12 months ...
Patients with refractive errors of distance vision simply keep their glasses on. It won several awards including two Medical ... Survey Responses. Spiked-online. Retrieved 10 April 2013. ...
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The results of a Diabetes UK survey show that 80 per cent of those surveyed are concerned about having a heart attack, stroke ... "Survey Reveals Patients Concerns About Diabetes Complications." Medical News Today. MediLexicon, Intl., 19 Aug. 2009. Web.. 19 ... 2009, August 19). "Survey Reveals Patients Concerns About Diabetes Complications." Medical News Today. Retrieved from. https ... The results of a Diabetes UK survey show that 80 per cent of those surveyed are concerned about having a heart attack, stroke ...
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New survey reports low rate of patient awareness during anaesthesia. The Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) and the ... Although we know that some patients do suffer distress after these episodes, our survey has found that the vast majority of ... shows that anaesthetists are clearly listening to patients and have acted positively to address a major patient concern." ... The survey asked all senior anaesthetists in NHS hospitals in the UK (more than 80% of whom replied) to report how many cases ...
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  • The Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) and the Association of Anaesthetists of Great Britain and Ireland (AAGBI) today publish initial findings from a major study which looked at how many patients experienced accidental awareness during general anaesthesia. (
  • While our findings are generally reassuring for patients and doctors alike, we recognize that there is still more work to be done. (
  • It is hoped that the findings included in the final report, due out early 2014, will increase our understanding of accidental awareness during general anaesthesia so that the anaesthetic profession can further increase safety for patients. (
  • HSS, which independently revised the surveys, validated that the junior versions could generate reliable scores, and the findings were published in Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research in late February. (
  • Find out who took part in the survey , what our findings show and what we will do with the results . (
  • Our survey findings support conclusions drawn from an earlier 2009 survey by the American Hospital Association(1) (AHA), which found that the economy has taken a toll on the patients and communities that hospitals serve. (
  • Variation in the patients' communication abilities, the need for confidence in the doctor-patient relationship before revealing intimate problems, and a tendency for the doctors to be entrapped by their expectations may explain these findings. (
  • 2014 findings show that patients treated by London NHS services report a worse experience of care compared with patients treated elsewhere in England. (
  • Although this study was small, the findings show that massage therapy may help patients with breast disease relax and feel better overall. (
  • This year's survey findings will feed into our future inspection activity and our ongoing monitoring of the quality of care. (
  • Find out below who took part in the survey, what our findings show, what we have learned and the key take-homes. (
  • The findings of the survey will help focus on patients receiving cancer care as part of the Cancer Delivery Plan for Wales. (
  • The report analyzed findings from the HSC Community Tracking Study Household Survey, which conducted three telephone interviews with about 60,000 privately insured Americans in 1996-1997, 1998-1999 and 2000-2001. (
  • Age and sex of doctor and patient, patient's educational level and living situation, and location of practice influenced the doctor's awareness. (
  • The primary survey must be repeated any time a patient's status changes, including changes in mental status, changes in vital signs, or the administration of new medications or treatments. (
  • If the patient is unresponsive, check airway patency by looking at the patient's chest while leaning the ear toward the patient's mouth. (
  • In addition to asking pulmonologists about their approaches to treatment, the survey asked participants to consider IPF from the patient's perspective, including impact of the disease. (
  • They will also be surveyed about how often you cleaned your hands upon entering the room, so if the sink or hand sanitizer station is outside the patient's line of sight, you might introduce yourself first and then say something like, "Give me just a second while I wash my hands for your protection. (
  • Get a year-long view of patient satisfaction with this template, designed by the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services. (
  • To understand how beneficiaries feel about their health plans, this survey asks them about everything from the availability of specialists to how much paperwork they do. (
  • When you practice medicine, you only get a snapshot of your patients' overall health habits the few times a year they come to your clinic. (
  • Wouldn't it be great if you had a better method of monitoring patient health year-round? (
  • Check up on patients and monitor patient health with our sample patient tracking surveys, written by our survey scientists. (
  • Here are more ways health monitoring surveys can keep patients happy, healthy, and loyal to you. (
  • There are lots of ways to use example health and fitness questionnaires to track patient wellness. (
  • Smoking has been linked to numerous health problems, and certain patients may have sensitivities to second-hand smoke. (
  • As a medical provider, knowing your patients' personal hygiene habits can shed light on health or dental problems they may be having. (
  • HIPAA (the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) requires strict compliance for patient data privacy. (
  • Tracking patient health is just one way that SurveyMonkey can help you monitor patient health and keep up with your patients when they're not able to come to your office or clinic. (
  • Treating and keeping up with patients alone is a full-time job, but if you're in charge of a health clinic, you also have the extra work of making sure your staff work well together, and that they're satisfied with their work environment. (
  • You are being invited to take part in this survey because you have recently had a visit with the Fort Frances Family Health Team. (
  • The survey found that patients were asking more questions about the privacy of their health information, and 22 percent of institutions reported that some patients refused to sign release of information forms. (
  • Patients seem to embrace the idea that more frequent communication with their provider via digital tools could lead to improved health. (
  • To explore pediatricians' information gathering and documentation practices regarding patients' exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), and perception of the effect of ETS on the health of their patients and practice community. (
  • The survey explored the frequency with which pediatricians inquire about smoking and exposure to ETS among adolescent patients with asthma, chart documentation practices regarding all patients' exposure to ETS, and pediatricians' perception of the effect of ETS on the health of their patients as well as their practice community. (
  • Similarly, among 11 environmental hazards listed, pediatricians believe cigarette smoke has the greatest impact on the health of their patients: on a 5-point scale where 1=greatest effect, the mean score for effect on health was 1.4. (
  • The next highest score for effect on patients' health (M=2.5) was for molds in the home. (
  • Most pediatricians are aware of the effects of tobacco smoke on patient and community health, and routinely inquire about and document patients' exposure to ETS. (
  • The survey is run by Quality Health on behalf of NHS England. (
  • Giving all patients aged 50 to 64 the flu vaccine would be cost-effective and should be considered by the Department of Health, a new UK study concludes. (
  • The Health Resources and Services Administration has developed a sample patient satisfaction survey form. (
  • The AAFP and other organizations have published guides that help patients find and evaluate online health sources for reliability. (
  • According to the survey, the top drivers for patient engagement are to enhance and improve the health of the community (77 percent), the quest to build brand loyalty for patients (77 percent), and meeting Meaningful Use requirements (60 percent). (
  • In January 2009, the CMS launched what it called the Medicare Personal Health Record Choice Pilot program in Utah and Arizona, the first-of-a-kind pilot program to offer a choice of PHRs to Medicare fee-for-service patients. (
  • The 'Rethink the Patient Journey' report of more than 1,600 adults across the nation also reveals that the vast majority would be more loyal to organizations that extend health and wellbeing support beyond clinical encounters. (
  • In this rapidly evolving world where patients are now being viewed as health consumers and competition and cost pressures are increasing, providers need to understand what consumers want and how to best support them to drive greater loyalty. (
  • When asked about desired activities to be done in a patient portal, adults were less likely to select getting support managing an existing condition (20%), finding personalized wellbeing resources like stress management (12%), or participating in health coaching sessions (10%), which can be better managed and engaged with a consumer-focused health platform. (
  • It's no longer just about how providers interact with patients from their first appointment to discharge, but rather the broader ongoing journey to optimal health that often occurs outside of the provider setting,' said Michelle Snyder , Welltok's chief marketing officer. (
  • It's been exciting to see our customers embrace the opportunity to reshape how their organizations engage patients throughout the year, providing the personalized health and wellbeing support consumers are clearly seeking from their providers. (
  • Compared to the general population and patients with other chronic diseases reviewed here, patients with CLD reported significantly lower health quality status, more bad mental and physical health days, a significant symptom disease burden, and greater activity limitations. (
  • Health information exchange: Correlating patient data across enterprises, regions, or states requires accurate matching of patient data. (
  • Two-thirds of doctors recently surveyed said that the Health Insurance. (
  • Two-thirds of doctors recently surveyed said that the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), which oversees the release of patients' medical information, has hindered research. (
  • Patients are at-risk of contributing to this public health challenge when they avoid filling prescriptions. (
  • Together, these respiratory diseases take a devastating toll on public health, costing billions of dollars in direct medical expenses, reducing quality of life, lowering workplace and school performance, and can even be life-threatening to high-risk populations, such as asthma patients. (
  • Without timely access to these OTC options, negative health consequences could result for many patients. (
  • Cancer Research UK is developing a new strategy to ensure that all of their work on cancer treatments makes the biggest difference for cancer patients. (
  • Share your experiences of accessing cancer treatment in our short survey, to help cancer patients in the future. (
  • The survey was completed by 274 people living with and beyond pancreatic cancer. (
  • Beyond socio-demographic variation, patients with small intestine/rarer lower gastrointestinal, multiple myeloma and hepatobiliary cancers were most likely to report negative experiences whereas patients with breast, melanoma and testicular cancer were least likely. (
  • Specifically, patients with ovarian, multiple myeloma, anal, hepatobiliary and renal cancer reported notably worse experiences than patients with other gynaecological, haematological, gastrointestinal and urological malignancies respectively. (
  • The survey was distributed in 2015 and 62% of cancer patients who were sent the survey completed it. (
  • Cancer patients are at risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE). (
  • Patients diagnosed with breast abnormalities or cancer reported that massage therapy helped them relax. (
  • For "Value of massage therapy for patients in a breast clinic," surveys were mailed to 63 patients who had a breast abnormality or a recent diagnosis of breast cancer and received complementary massage therapy at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, from February to April 2005. (
  • Oncologists' opinions towards recommending exercise to patients with cancer: a Canadian national survey. (
  • The goal of this study was to examine oncologists' attitudes towards recommending exercise to patients with cancer during treatment. (
  • The majority of oncologists agreed that exercise was beneficial (62.0%), important (55.8%) and safe (63.1%) for patients with cancer during treatment. (
  • Analyses also indicated significant differences between oncologists, with younger, female, and medical oncologists generally having more favorable attitudes towards exercise for patients with cancer than their older, male, and radiation oncology counterparts. (
  • Oncologists have a favorable attitude toward recommending exercise to patients with cancer although several important barriers may prevent oncologists from providing exercise advice to their patients. (
  • Lung cancer patients harboring mutations in the EGFR gene represent a significant number of the patients diagnosed with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC). (
  • We asked patients 'What type of liver disease or liver cancer do you have? (
  • Cancer patients' information needs and information seeking behaviour: in depth interview study," British Medical Journal , vol. 320, no. 7239, pp. 909-913, 2000. (
  • A survey of patients at Harvard's Dana-Farber Cancer Institute found that 11% said ads for cancer-related drugs had made them less confident in their providers' judgment. (
  • Newswise - ARLINGTON, Va., May 20, 2020 - Despite facing challenges such as limited access to personal protective equipment (PPE) following the COVID-19 outbreak, radiation oncology clinics quickly implemented safety and process enhancements that allowed them to continue caring for cancer patients, according to a new national survey from the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO). (
  • Among the more than 14 types of cancer indications tracked by the survey, several saw significant increases in the number of cases treated with proton therapy. (
  • Studies have shown patients, particularly those diagnosed with cancer of the left breast, receive doses of radiation through conventional radiation therapy that put them at significantly higher risk for heart disease later in life. (
  • Items were piloted with patients with cancer in waiting room settings to further assess the relevance and clarity of items, whether important concepts were missing, and acceptability regarding place and timing of the surveys and to estimate baseline top box scores (percentage of patients scoring an item the highest quality level) to minimize likely ceiling effects. (
  • The instrument was then administered to a consecutive sample of Stanford Cancer Center patients. (
  • Cancer Surveys. (
  • In contrast, 78 percent of hospitals responding report they have not prioritized or budgeted more meaningful improvements in patient engagement, interoperability or patient communications for the current calendar year 2018. (
  • SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., March 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Over the past four years, the number of proton therapy centers has doubled and a growing number of patients are being treated for an increasing variety of cancers. (
  • With these surveys you will know for sure that you are going to the right medical facility or doctor practice for assistance when you are not feeling great. (
  • This is the only way to make sure that the facility is going to get positive reviews and to make sure that patients are satisfied with the practice or any other medical facility. (
  • Software to manage online surveys & feedback from patients about your practice & doctors. (
  • Our integrated solution leverages multiple systems (scheduling, EHR, practice management & patient engagement) to automate all the processes of our doctor reputation management feature, helping you gauge your reputation & make course corrections if needed. (
  • Google compiles & posts feedback in a review summary that makes it easy & convenient for online searchers to see how many reviews you have, how well you rank & compare why other patients love your practice. (
  • But you'll also find right below your practice name a very critical data point that your patients and future patients can see - the doctor reviews showing what people think about you. (
  • 1 2 One aspect of such a relationship, considered to be an essential part of general practice, is accumulated knowledge of the patients' psychosocial problems. (
  • Do you know how your patients feel about your medical practice? (
  • Patient satisfaction surveys are a great way to gather feedback and create a plan to make changes so you can better meet patients' needs and continually improve your practice. (
  • If patients consistently have to wait more than 20 minutes past their appointment times, your practice may need to leave more time between appointments or address issues of inefficiency in keeping appointments moving as scheduled. (
  • As part of that commitment, we now post our provider and practice patient satisfaction ratings online. (
  • 501(c)(3) that serves the patient community through advocacy, education and research. (
  • As someone who talks every day to people with IPF, it is fascinating to see how pulmonologists view and prioritise the impact of the disease on patients and make treatment decisions," said Dagmar Kauschka, Chairperson of the German patient advocacy group Lungenfibrose e.V.. "We put a lot of time and energy into supporting IPF patients over their day-to-day concerns such as breathlessness and the risk of exacerbations. (
  • This survey found that the majority of participants (82%) were experiencing cognitive difficulties, and this report provides a better understanding about this complex topic. (
  • After hip fracture, 38% of study participants sustained a fall within a year, and 44% of these patients suffered an additional fracture. (
  • The report found that 92.9% of survey participants in 2001 trusted their doctor to "put [their] medical needs above all other considerations," compared to 92.1% in 1999 and 91.6% in 1997. (
  • A recent survey with AHIMA members revealed that over half of HIM professionals routinely work on mitigating possible patient record duplicates at their facility, and of those 72 percent work on mitigating duplicate records weekly. (
  • Eighty-four percent of those surveyed said they use a topical therapy, and 42 percent said they use an oral medication for this chronic disorder. (
  • OptimizeRx plans to facilitate a corollary consumer survey to gauge their perspectives on financial discussions, prescription affordability and medication adherence. (
  • For example, since patients will be surveyed about how often you provided information about the medication you administered, you might say something like, "This is a new medicine for you, so I want to explain to you in detail how it works and what it is being prescribed for, and then answer any questions you have. (
  • To evaluate general practitioners' knowledge of a range of psychosocial problems among their patients and to explore whether doctors' recognition of psychosocial problems depends on previous general knowledge about the patient or the type of problem or on certain characteristics of the doctor or the patient. (
  • Multipractice survey of consecutive adult patients consulting general practitioners. (
  • The importance of a lasting relationship between general practitioners and their patients is well documented. (
  • 8 This could lead general practitioners to a selective awareness of psychosocial problems in patients in whom they expect to find such problems. (
  • Although we know that some patients do suffer distress after these episodes, our survey has found that the vast majority of episodes are brief and do not cause pain or distress. (
  • The DiabetesMine 2013 Patient Voices Survey has found that according to patients, the factors that would most improve their quality of life are not being sufficiently met by diabetes technology currently in the market. (
  • Easier online access to information and portals is driving the improvement, the poll found, as is patients' familiarity with technology - 98 percent say they are comfortable communicating with providers via online patient portals, but it depends on the format: 83 percent are comfortable communicating with mobile apps, 77 percent like texting, 75 percent are comfortable with online chat, and 69 percent are comfortable with video chat. (
  • That study found a positive correlation between the duration of the doctor-patient relationship and the level of the doctors' awareness. (
  • In fact, if the follow-up test was an imaging exam, patients would tolerate a false-positive rate of up to 99% to gain the possibility of a diagnosed malignancy, researchers found. (
  • A survey published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that 54% of people infected with coronavirus were unable to pinpoint who may have infected them. (
  • As a result, FPs often found themselves having to separate fact from fiction and steer patients in the right direction to get the most reliable information. (
  • INGELHEIM, Germany--( BUSINESS WIRE )--A new survey of over 400 pulmonologists from 10 countries found that 88% of pulmonologists believe a delay in the diagnosis of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) negatively impacts patients. (
  • So it's no surprise that the HCAHPS survey section on nurses' communication has been found to have the greatest impact on overall patient satisfaction. (
  • The survey found that consumers mainly use the Internet to learn more about specific diagnoses or symptoms. (
  • In a recent survey by the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) ( ), researchers found that seven in ten asthma, allergy, cold, cough and flu sufferers who purchased non-prescription medicine for their condition (71%) oppose "prescription-only" laws. (
  • HHS last week published official notice in the Federal Register of its intent to conduct an evaluation this fall of the pilot program, including a survey of 500 Medicare beneficiaries to assess user satisfaction, as well as barriers or facilitators of PHR use. (
  • Patients search their symptoms online and see the worst-case scenarios, rather than the most common scenarios, so they come into appointments with more anxiety. (
  • CMS has approved the surveys below for collecting data, but to ensure you meet your accreditation requirements, please go to the CMS website shown above. (
  • You can even ask patients to enter in the data from their fitness tracker or wearable device (e.g. (
  • Patients will now have national comparative data regarding hospitals and surgeons and the effectiveness of their treatments," Lyman says. (
  • You need to make sure patient data is not inadvertently or inappropriately accessed, but first you have to think about where that data resides and how it's used. (
  • The survey assessed how hospitals protect data from potential loss or disaster, as well as archive it to meet long-term compliance requirements. (
  • Existing sizing surveys only take "snapshots" of any given subject, the data of which is compared to other "snapshots" of other subjects -entirely different people. (
  • Routine quality check exercises are an important component of data quality for patient matching. (
  • A robust quality process that provides regular feedback to registration staff improves data quality and one's ability to match patients internally and externally. (
  • We used the data from a recent prospective adverse event survey of a representative sample of 9408 acupuncture patients who were consulting members of the British Acupuncture Council. (
  • Rules on Patients' Medical Data Hamperin. (
  • Available to the public at no charge, the survey includes a comprehensive set of tools, such as recommendations and guidance on sampling, setting up the survey for web-based completion, and analyzing the data. (
  • While the considerations are similar, each community's leveraged approach will be different depending on the current survey activities and preferences of stakeholders. (
  • Today we're at Stanford School of Medicine conducting the 2013 DiabetesMine Innovation Summit - a gathering of key stakeholders in which patients act as catalysts for change. (
  • The survey shows patients attribute this to two factors: one being the technology itself, and the other being limitations on access to the devices. (
  • Added Miriam Paramore, president of OptimizeRx: "Shared decision-making between patients and prescribers will be more important than ever, and the cost-conversations and discussions around access will be central in the patient-prescriber relationship. (