Discussion Patient Centered Care-Part 1 Evaluating A Patient Centered Care Experience- Areas of Strength
Begin your discussion by describing a notable health care encounter in which you were a participant. While there may have been both positives and negative regarding the encounter this discussion will focus on positive aspects.
Next, using Picker’s 8 Principles of Patient Centered Care (attached below) provide an overall evaluation of the quality of the encounter for your self or a family member. Include in your evaluation two of Picker’s areas/principles of strength which factored into your assessment. Please support each selection with specific examples. Did either selection influence your overall feelings regarding the encounter and if so elaborate.