Posts Tagged ‘Doctor/Patient Relationship’

Top Stories on Social Media, Health, Patient Engagement and Doctor-Nurse Team

Friday, March 18, 2011 18:41 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
The top posts on Healthin30 include topics on social media in health care, patient engagement, importance of teamwork in medicine, and healthy living.
Thank you for your insightful comments, tweets and postings to Facebook.

Social Media: Medical Social Networking – Part 2 [24 Comments 117 Tweets]
This is a comprehensive post that delves […]

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A Patient’s Journey with Heart Failure

Sunday, December 12, 2010 13:07 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Q & A with Mary Knudson
Mary Knudson, a patient, health journalist and author, shares a glimpse into her journey with heart failure.
Mary Knudson was diagnosed with heart failure in 2003.
She knew something wasn’t quite right.  She became very short of breath and fatigued from walking from one room to another […]

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Top Stories About Patients, Doctors and Nurses

Wednesday, December 1, 2010 19:57 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Here are a few of the top Healthin30 posts that focus on patients, doctors and nurses.  Thank you for your insightful comments and for posting them on Facebook and Twitter.

The Patient, the Most Important Part of the Medical Team
Are patients the most important part of the medical team?  Find out […]

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The Patient, the Most Important Part of the Medical Team

Monday, November 15, 2010 13:11 9 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
(A follow-up post to “When Doctors and Nurses Work Together.”)
Do you feel that patients are the most important part of the medical (health care team)?
In a recent post on Healthin30, “When Doctors and Nurses Work Together” I wrote about the team-based approach for caring and treating patients, and it addressed […]

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Share Your Insightful Thoughts, Readers Comments on Empathy Post at KevinMD

Thursday, November 11, 2010 16:22 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
In my recent post published on KevinMD, “Deeply connect and engage your patients with empathy,” I would like to thank the readers for their insightful comments.
The first comment is from Winslow Murdoch, a primary care physician who wholeheartedly believes that empathy is essential; however due to the real world frustrations […]

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