Achieve higher patient satisfaction scores
Many hospital systems tie patient satisfaction to reimbursement. With ultrasound, physicians are able to make an accurate diagnosis without ever leaving their patients unattended. See how ultrasound improves satisfaction. It is no wonder why patients rate their physicians skills and abilities higher when they use point-of-care ultrasound.
In this study, the association between bedside ultrasound and improved patient satisfaction was quantified.
The results were clear:
- Patients who had a bedside ultrasound had significantly higher satisfaction scores
- ED Physicians skills and abilities were rated higher by patients when they used bedside ultrasound
Conclusion: Bedside US has the potential not only to expedite care and diagnosis, but also to maximize satisfaction scores and improve the patient-physician relationship . . .
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