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St. Luke’s Patient Karen Kozlowski on Empowerment

By Dr. David C. Pate, News and Community
November 8, 2016

We are trying to understand what patient-centeredness means with input from our patients. In this video segment, patient Karen Kozlowski discusses patient empowerment, the power to advocate for herself and what it has meant for her.

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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.