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  1. Tapering Off Pain Medication Safely: A Patient’s Perspective On What Opioid Withdrawal Actually Feels Like

    We talked to Travis Rieder PhD, a bioethicist who became dependent on opioids following a motorcycle accident. Travis shares what his experience with withdrawal felt like and how every doctor…

  2. Survey: What Over 65 Year Olds Say About Technology in Medical Centres

    It’s long been assumed that seniors are reluctant to embrace new technology. This was our perception before we went out and surveyed 887 patients over the age of 65. We…

  3. Patient Perspectives: What Does Patient Privacy Mean to You?

     Patient privacy appears to be the topic of contention in 2018. It seems a day doesn’t go by that the roll out of My Health Record’s ‘opt-out’ system isn’t…

  4. Patient Perspectives: How Important is Continuity of Care to You?

    This video is the first in a series of interviews we conducted with a handful of Australian patients. In this video we asked patients how much they valued continuity of…

  5. What Patients Say About Waiting Rooms

    This week I jumped on the phone with a handful of Australian patients to find out what they thought about typical general practice waiting rooms. We dived into what they liked…

  6. What Patients Say About How Practice Reception Staff Communicate

    This week I reached out to a handful of Australians to get their thoughts on how the front office staff at general practices impacted their patient experience. The respondents ranged…

  7. What Patients Say About How Doctors Communicate

    We all know how important it is for doctors to communicate well with patients. When doctors are too light on information, patients feel left in the dark. Yet, when they…

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