How to Reduce Suffering

A recent NY Times article (yesterday) discussed ways to reduce patient suffering and improve physician/hospital evaluations: Doctors Strive to Do Less Harm

  • Minimize waking patients up at night.  Eliminate waking patients up for vital signs and blood draws.
  • Reduce waiting times.
  • Spend more time listening.

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