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DecisionHealth to Host Leading Edge Improv Session at Patient Advocacy Conference!

Never before has there been so much public awareness about the expanding role of patient advocates. The Affordable Care Act and MACRA have dramatically changed the relationship between practitioners and patients. New federal regulations empowerpatients to be active partners in … Continue reading

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ASHRM Past-President’s Powerful Testimonial re: Medical Improv Session

I was honored to present the General Session for the New England Regional Risk Management Society on May 1, 2016.   We had fun and the learning was profound.  Here’s a testimonial that I am extremely excited about and know … Continue reading

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Nursing Research Shows Improv Techniques Improve Communication

Why would the Cleveland Clinic use improv techniques to help physicians improve communication,  the New England Regional American Society of Healthcare Risk Management  conference plan an improv session, or the Hospital and HealthSystem of Pennsylvania host nurse educators who specialize in … Continue reading

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