Articles Tagged with “HEALTH LITERACY”

A nationwide program advocates that patients should have seamless access to their doctors’ notes. But not everyone thinks this is a good idea.

New laws address how physicians should follow up on prenatal tests.

For patients to be effective partners in their own care requires a basic grasp of medical terms that, shockingly, many don’t have.

Advocates of shared decision making argue that everyone benefits when patients know more and don’t just follow doctors’ orders.