Health Services Research & Policy ■ Clinical Practice Management ■ Training & Education ■ Leadership
Health Services Research & Policy ■ Clinical Practice Management ■ Training & Education ■ Leadership
Health Services Research & Policy
■ Clinical Practice Management
■ Training & Education ■ Leadership

Helping Laypeople Understand Appropriate Medical Imaging

The first patient-friendly summary of the American College of Radiology Appropriateness Criteria was published online in JACR.

Continue reading
6561 Hits
0 Comments

Developing Empathy Takes More Than You Know

  What you don't know about your patients' experiences can be the missing ingredient for developing empathy.

Continue reading
5069 Hits
0 Comments

A Patient Advocate’s Medical Treatment Manifesto

  Patient empowerment: How can it go wrong?

Continue reading
4425 Hits
0 Comments

Recovery Expectations: How Did I Get It So Wrong?

Physician-patient discussions can be fraught with misunderstanding, even when using everyday language.

Continue reading
4484 Hits
0 Comments

Patient Engagement One Radiologist at a Time

Radiology practices that don't allow direct patient engagement with the radiologist may become marginalized.

Continue reading
8142 Hits
0 Comments

Do Your Patients Understand Your Educational Materials?

Grade-level readability does not always equal easy-to-understand health information.

Continue reading
4770 Hits
0 Comments

Moving Toward Patient-Centered Care One Phrase at a Time

Judgmental-sounding phrases in the medical vernacular may be distressing to patients and should be changed.

Continue reading
5818 Hits
0 Comments

What to Expect in an Established Lung Cancer Screening Program

Lung cancer screening brings hope for early detection to many at high risk.

Continue reading
5461 Hits
0 Comments

Radiologist and Patients: The Full Continuum of Care

Radiologists participate in the full continuum of care for patients and thus have the opportunity to improve every phase of patient care.

Continue reading
5463 Hits
0 Comments

Making it Easier for Physicians to Provide Patient-Centered Care

Doctors and patients should partner with each other on the path to patient-centered care and improved physician satisfaction.

Continue reading
5396 Hits
0 Comments

Do Healthcare Outcomes Matter to Patient Satisfaction?

Assessing the influence of healthcare outcomes as compared to provider "patient friendliness" is difficult.

Continue reading
4544 Hits
0 Comments

Finding Support for Patients in Unexpected Places

The JACR shows leadership in patient-centered care by including patient advocates in its hackathon and on its Editorial Board.

Continue reading
3594 Hits
0 Comments

Shared Decision Making for Lung Cancer Screening

Hidden challenges can block patients' access to life-saving screening. How can physicians support their patients in making informed decisions about their care?

Continue reading
4654 Hits
0 Comments

Comments are moderated. Click here for comment posting guidelines.