Regular physician contact boosts patient satisfaction

11/19/2013 | Healio (free registration)

A study in the Journal of General Internal Medicine of Department of Veterans Affairs outpatients who were in regular contact with their primary care physician revealed 58% rated their doctor's communication as excellent. Researchers also found 72% of patients said their doctor gave clear explanations, while 74% said their doctor practiced careful listening.

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