How are you?
A typical patient visit lasts 15 minutes, with only a small fraction of that time spent on empathy and reassurance.
That’s enough time to ask the question, but is it really enough time to hear the answer?
The Arnold P. Gold Foundation’s overarching goal is to create the Gold Standard in Healthcare—compassionate, collaborative and scientifically excellent care—to support clinicians throughout their careers, so the humanistic passion that motivates them at the beginning of their education is sustained throughout their practice.
2017 Summer reading for compassionate clinicians
Here are a few 2016 and 2017 releases we’re looking forward to reading this summer! What’s on your to-read list?chevron_right Read More
Gold-supported research on nonverbal empathy
With support from the Gold Foudnation, Dr. Helen Riess and her research team investigated how a physician’s nonverbal behavior affects patients’ perceptions of the physician’s warmth and competence.chevron_right Read More