I am a Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy and the National Director of Quality and Research at PT Solutions Physical Therapy. My mission is to improve knowledge translation from research to clinicians and patients. I challenge the ways clinicians think and teach biases, heuristics, and critical thinking. My writing is focused on narrowing the information gap between patients and healthcare providers.
the importance of continually seeking to understand your patient throughout the plan of care. This is different from constantly asking them their status with negative framing.
Patient satisfaction has a substantial impact on both current and future performance. How a patient perceives their care can dictate the success of interventions,
No two patients are the same. They possess different experiences, values, and expectations; all must be taken into account. Yet, some tendencies are present across groups.