Did you know that both research and practice show that patient and caregiver “engagement” leads to safer patient care and an improved experience for both?
- Patient engagement
- the actions people take to support their health and benefit from health care.
- Employee engagement
- The employee’s goals and commitments are aligned with the organization and people it serves.
How to become a more informed health care consumer
- Keep track of your history
- Work with your doctor and other health care professionals as a team
- Involve a family member or friend in your care
- Follow the treatment plan agreed upon by you and your doctor