Involving patients in their care
Think carefully about what patient engagement means in your organization. “Every patient population is different,” said Kim Henrichsen.
Work to engage low-risk, healthier patients so they will be more inclined to take an active role when their health needs become more complex.
Refine your tools:
Evaluate your patient-education materials and make sure patients aren’t overwhelmed with too much information.
Get leaders on board:
Make sure leadership understands the benefits of engaging patients and their families.