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Empowered-Patient-Pathways

Are you an Empowered Patient?

The World Health Organization defines patient empowerment as “a process in which patients understand their role, are given the knowledge and skills by their health care providers to perform a task in an environment that recognizes community and cultural differences and encourages patient participation.” What does that really mean? You are and empowered patient if: […]