Improve Patient-Physician Communication With Just Pen and Paper

Patients who were provided a notepad and pen reported increased satisfaction with physician communication, according to a study in the Journal of Hospital Medicine.

The University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor developed a patient communication tool called Dear Doctor, a bedside notepad to enhance patient-centered care.

Read the full story on the Dear Doctor notepad and patient-centered care in Becker's Hospital Review.

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