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Aanand D. Naik, M.D., is a geriatrician and researcher at the Houston Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness, and Safety (IQuESt) at the Michael E. DeBakey Veteran Affairs Medical Center. He is also an Associate Professor of Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. He contributes to GeriPal, a geriatrics and palliative care blog. You can follow him on Twitter at @EmpoweringPts.

Patient-Centeredness Is the Intuitive Grasping of Health Care Quality

Aanand Naik | July 15, 2013
The key to improving the health outcomes of our older patients (and the overall quality of our healthcare system) is through re-investment in dialogue between patients and clinicians and a strengthening of trust within the patient-clinician relationship.