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Dr. Pate’s Prescription for Change

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St. Luke’s Patient Karen Kozlowski on Options

By Dr. David C. Pate, Health and Wellness
August 9, 2016

In this third part of our video series, we are continuing to explore what patient-centeredness means. There is no better way of understanding this than to talk to our patients and get their feedback.

Have another look at the St. Luke’s model for patient-centeredness:

Patient Centeredness

As you listen to this segment, do you hear “Ask me what matters to me” and “Give me information” in what Karen discusses? Here is video 3:

About The Author

David C. Pate, M.D., J.D., is president and CEO of St. Luke's Health System, based in Boise, Idaho. Dr. Pate joined the System in 2009. He received his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and his law degree from the University of Houston Law Center.