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Patient-Centered Care Methods and Practices Leading to Health Outcomes and Financial Benefits in Hospital Care

Lowery, Jermaine (2013) Patient-Centered Care Methods and Practices Leading to Health Outcomes and Financial Benefits in Hospital Care. Master Essay, University of Pittsburgh.

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Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to identify health outcomes and financial benefits of Patient-Centered Care methods and practices in hospital care. Patient-Centered Care is a concept that supports the involvement of both patients and their families in the patient’s care experience. The public health relevance is that Patient-Centered Care practices and methods are essential in improving health care and positively affecting the health of patients. Patient-Centered Care practices and methods are highlighted to show the versatility of best care practices. Based on evidence, Patient-Centered Care methods and practices are being accepted as a new delivery of care to ensure better health outcomes and secure efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare systems in the United States.


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Item Type: Other Thesis, Dissertation, or Long Paper (Master Essay)
Status: Unpublished
Creators/Authors:
CreatorsEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Lowery, Jermaine
Contributors:
ContributionContributors NameEmailPitt UsernameORCID
Committee ChairCastle, Nicholascastlen@pitt.eduCASTLENUNSPECIFIED
Committee MemberTerry, Martha Annmaterry@pitt.eduMATERRYUNSPECIFIED
Committee Co-ChairGiarrusso, Michelleglarmi@mail.magee.eduUNSPECIFIEDUNSPECIFIED
Date: December 2013
Date Type: Publication
Defense Date: 6 December 2013
Submission Date: 4 December 2013
Access Restriction: 2 year -- Restrict access to University of Pittsburgh for a period of 2 years.
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh
Institution: University of Pittsburgh
Schools and Programs: Graduate School of Public Health > Health Policy & Management
Degree: MPH - Master of Public Health
Thesis Type: Master Essay
Refereed: Yes
Uncontrolled Keywords: Patient-Centered, Care, Hospital, Care, Value-Based, Purchasing, Public, Health, Patient, Experience, Patient's, Perspective
Date Deposited: 14 Feb 2014 16:18
Last Modified: 04 Feb 2019 15:03
URI: http://d-scholarship.pitt.edu/id/eprint/20195

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