Patients increasingly disrespectful to physicians

December 6, 2017

To get ready, we are teasing each challenge and how it has affected the healthcare industry. Read on to find out how physicians have been struggling to manage patient satisfaction, and lack thereof, this year.

 

 

For the fifth consecutive year, Medical Economics will reveal its list of obstacles physicians say they face in the coming year and, more importantly, how to overcome them. As we did last year, we asked readers to tell us what challenges they face each day and where they need solutions.

The full list of challenges-and most importantly, how physicians can overcome them-will be revealed in our December 25th issue. To get ready, we are teasing each challenge and how it has affected the healthcare industry.  Read on to find out how physicians have been struggling to manage patient satisfaction, and lack thereof, this year.

 

8. Can patient satisfaction and quality care coexist?

 

 

 

7. United Airlines fiasco should be a healthcare wakeup call

 

 

 

6. How to keep your patients from switching physicians

 

 

 

5. 8 ways to combat politics in the exam room

 

 

 


4. Physicians need to be more like the Ritz-Carlton to improve healthcare

 

 

3. The growing financial impact of patient satisfaction

 

 

2. Top 11 gripes physicians have with patients

 

 

1. How can physicians combat industry shortages and meet patient demands?