Doctors: How To Work Effectively With
Doctors are vital to your health. A few simple steps will help you choose the best doctors and maximize the benefit of having those doctors in your court.
The rewards can be enormous.
Experience indicates that the following help patients work most effectively with a doctor. Each of the ideas are explained in the linked articles. After reading an article, click on the back button on your browser to return to this overview.
- Why it is important to take an active part in your health care
- What you need to know about your health condition
- Take an active role in your health care.
- Learn how to work the system.
- How to get a doctor appointment sooner
- How to level the playing field with a doctor
- Prepare for each appointment.
- Think about the questions to ask during a visit.
- How to cope with fear of an upcoming appointment
- What to do in the waiting room
- Learn how to maximize your time with a doctor when the two of you are together.
- Learn what to do after an appointment.