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Importance of Narrative: Open Notes, Patient Stories, Human Connection

February 21, 2017 — 10:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST
Orange County Convention Center
307A
Session ID: 
84

Description

This session will highlight the importance of preserving narrative and patient stories within the clinical encounter using a combination of stories, examples, and research to showcase how story amplifies the connection between patients and clinicians and improves care . We ’ll also examine the way that open notes impacts patients’ perspective on their illness and their likelihood to take action around their health.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Discuss how to assess how patient stories are valued within their organization’s practice of medicine
  • Describe how to incorporate narrative into policy and practice as a way of developing stronger healing relationships between patients and physicians
  • Assess how Open Notes can be used to empower patients in relation to their own health and wellbeing

Audience: 

Clinical Informaticists
Nurse, CNO, CNIO
Physician, CMO, CMIO

Level: 

Intermediate

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