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Synonyms for patient

Synonyms for patient

enduring or capable of enduring hardship or inconvenience without complaint

Synonyms for patient

the semantic role of an entity that is not the agent but is directly involved in or affected by the happening denoted by the verb in the clause

enduring trying circumstances with even temper or characterized by such endurance


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Patient satisfaction in the DeGoias (2006) study was defined as "an aspect of quality health care, which is described as the subjective experience the patient has during receipt of that care" (DeGoias, 2006, p.
Beyond altruism, working toward patient satisfaction is good business practice in a competitive market and can even reduce liability.
In some emergency departments, physician compensation is linked to patient satisfaction scores, which can exert pressure on physicians to comply with patient requests, even if those requests are medically unreasonable.
There is little danger of that because the physicians' productivity and patient satisfaction goals reinforce one another, says Claudia Capone, director of strategic business planning for the health system.
Given the potential to improve health outcomes through better patient satisfaction and the trend for more public reporting of these results, it is incumbent on physician leaders and other health care executives to have a sound understanding of how to interpret and use patient satisfaction data.
The three-star Gateshead Hospitals NHS Trust achieved a mortality index of 104 - coming 15th - a 78pc patient satisfaction rating and 3pc long-patient waits.
The Patient Satisfaction Questionnaire (PSQ) was developed by John Wale and colleagues at Southern Illinois University in 1976.
a leading provider of revenue cycle management services, recently introduced comprehensive patient satisfaction assessment services for the healthcare industry.
Last year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services finalized details of a new reimbursement method that adjusts payments based on patient satisfaction scores - a measure also being adopted by private insurers.
The hospital is not about to abandon patient satisfaction surveys.
The guide marked hospitals on a 12-point scorecard including patient satisfaction, death rates and waiting times.
Officials contacted at each hospital said that, even with the risk of going public, they chose to have patients participate in the survey as a positive addendum to regular in-house studies on patient satisfaction.
When properly collected and analyzed, patient satisfaction data can offer huge rewards in both the clinical and business aspects of your practice.
com/research/5c8824/2011_benchmarks_in) has announced the addition of the "2011 Benchmarks in Patient Satisfaction Strategies: Improving the Healthcare Consumer Experience" report to their offering.
7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Synergy Home Care, a Senior Home Care company, today announced that 11 of its offices across Louisiana are recipients of the Top 25 Patient Satisfaction Award of Distinction presented by Fazzi Associates.
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