Practices to Foster Physician Presence and Connection With Patients in the Clinical Encounter

Zulman, D.M., Haverfield, M.C., Shaw, J.G., et al.
Submitted: January, 2020

This mixed-methods study identified 5 practices that have the potential to enhance physician presence and meaningful connection with patients in the clinical encounter. Evaluation and validation of the outcomes associated with implementing the 5 practices is needed, along with system-level interventions to create a supportive