Patient Experiences in Rheumatology
Recruitment status was Active, not recruiting
This research is being done to learn more about patient experiences at the Johns Hopkins Rheumatology Clinic at Good Samaritan Hospital. We want to learn about the patient, his or her health and experience with the doctor. Up to 75 patients (21 years and older) who are seen in this clinic may participate.
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Educational/Counseling/Training
|Official Title:||Communication Skills in Rheumatology Fellows|
- Changes in patient and provider satisfaction scores will be measured at 0 and 6 months using self-report.
- Concordance between chart notes and patient’s perceptions of visit content.
The current study will evaluate the effect of offering a series of workshops to enhance communication skills on both patient and provider satisfaction. Participants will be patients seen in the Fellows Longitudinal Clinic of Johns Hopkins Rheumatology at Good Samaritan Hospital. All fellows currently enrolled in the Division of Rheumatology Training program will participate. (This study has been underwritten by the American College of Rheumatology as part of a fellowship awarded to the PI.)
|United States, Maryland|
|Good Samaritan Hospital|
|Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21239|
|Principal Investigator:||Susan Bartlett, PhD||Johns Hopkins School of Medicine|
|Study Director:||Steffany Haaz, MFA||Johns Hopkins University|