Posts Tagged ‘Leaders’

LinkedIn Pulse | Empathy: Beyond a Connection

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 9:40 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
This is my first LinkedIn Pulse post, Empathy: Beyond a Connection.
 

Being a great leader means having a clear vision, mission or goal. It means being committed, and knowing how to listen and communicate, but it involves much more. It’s about having heart, empathy, and an uplifting spirit.
With empathy and heart […]

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mHealth: Valuable information in PwC report, but are the findings remarkable?

Thursday, June 14, 2012 14:37 1 Comment

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
A recent report, (PDF link) “Emerging mHealth:  Paths for growth,” commissioned by PwC, (PriceWaterhouseCoopers) the Economist Intelligence Unit, is well executed, however it’s important to understand the research sample for this survey.
Is it possible that the results of the survey would be different if the sample was broader in terms […]

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Rules of Patient Engagement: How to Deeply Connect with Empathy

Friday, November 5, 2010 14:16 2 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
In my recent post on KevinMD, “Deeply connect and engage your patients with empathy,” I write about how empathy is essential to help empower our patients.
“It is with empathy that we can engage and empower our patients.”
Doctors and nurses are leaders in health care.
Being a great leader means having […]

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