Daniel H. Solomon, MD, MPH, is Chief of Clinical Sciences in the Division of Rheumatology, Immunology and Allergy and former Co-Director of the Patient-Centered Comparative Effectiveness Research Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He also is Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Solomon’s clinical interests include arthritis, rheumatic disease, and patient outcome analysis.
Patient-Centered Care: What Does It Mean for You?
Health care is changing rapidly due to several factors, including legislative reform, technological innovation, and changes in the practice of medicine. One example is patient-centered care, a term that is frequently used in the media.