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People-centered healthcare environment improves health service delivery
 

People-centered healthcare environment improves health service delivery

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Fostering a people-centered healthcare environment will greatly improve health delivery and outcomes, according to Dr Maria Fatima Lorenza, president of the Philippine Alliance of Patient Organizations, co-founder and executive director of Kythe Foundation Inc, and speaker at the Universal Health Care Forum V.
 
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26 Jan 2017 - General
 
The likelihood of improved health outcomes with provision of patient-centered care is high. This is a useful treatment approach in conjunction with evidence-based medical practice. A lot of times, patients have special concerns that affects their compliance to treatment. Allowing them to participate in the choice of treatment regimen also increases the likelihood of compliance. However, this must be done with caution. Establishment of a strong therapeutic relationship is a prerequisite in order ...
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