The latest Best Advice Guide on the topic of Health Literacy supports the crucial first pillar in the Patient’s Medical Home (PMH), Patient-Centeredness. This guide explores ways in which family physicians can support their patients understanding of health information by enhancing their own communication skills, increasing use of health literacy assessment tools in the practice, […]
The College of Family Physicians of Canada releases a practical guide on how family physicians can improve the social determinants of health.
“The College of Family Physicians of Canada releases a practical guide on patient-centredness in family practice.” The first pillar of the Patient’s Medical Home is patient-centredness. Including the patient as a participant in planning and decision-making is associated with many positive health outcomes. Importantly, it is care Canadians want – the kind that focuses […]