Recovery From Stroke | Patient-Centered Care

Putting the Patient at the Centre of Recovery

There is a welcome focus that has developed over the past several years to put the patient at the centre of the recovery process. Patient-centered or person-centred care  is defined by the Institute of Medicine as “Providing care that is respectful of and responsive to individual patient preferences, needs, and values, and ensuring that patient values guide all clinical decisions.”

Recently I had the opportunity to address this topic in remarks to a large pharmaceutical firm in Switzerland. The topic of my talk was my 7 Step Process for Stroke Recovery and the effectiveness of a patient-centred care approach. Read more about my presentation…

7 Steps to Recovery, A Person-centred Approach

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