Covid-19 has changed the way we practise office-based medicine: health systems as a whole, and in particular clinicians, have had to adapt to new care models, workflows and financial structures.
A Massachusetts General Hospital study evaluates patient and clinician experiences with telemedicine visits as part of the hospital’s TeleHealth programme.
It is imperative to take into account the perspectives and expectations of patients their families to design hospital facilities, in particular the physical environment.
An Australian study examines the links between clinical outcomes and patient experiences of healthcare.
The starting point for the article is the observation that patients and the public have become increasingly involved in research activities, and that through this phenomenon, the body of literature on these issues has expanded rapidly in the last decade.