Reception

What Patients Really Want: A Prompt Call Back

David in His Fight Against Goliath This week I feel a bit like David in his fight against Goliath as we tackle the topic of phone etiquette and phone triage within healthcare and how it directly impacts the patient’s experience. Read More

10 Standards of Behavior Essential for Every Healthcare Organization [Part 6]

We’re in the process of reviewing 10 Standards of Behavior. This week we review the last, but certainly not the least of the 10 Standards of Behavior, #10, Telephone Etiquette. We are taking highlights from MedicalGPS’ service improvement program, Endeavor Read More

10 Standards of Behavior Essential for Every Healthcare Organization [Part 5]

We’re in the process of reviewing 10 Standards of Behavior. This week we’re digging into #8, Proactively Demonstrate Courtesy and Respect. We are taking highlights from MedicalGPS’ service improvement program, Endeavor for Excellence: Start Where the Patient Starts. We believe Read More

10 Standards of Behavior Essential for Every Healthcare Organization [Part 4]

We’re in the process of reviewing 10 Standards of Behavior. This week we’re digging into #8, Proactively Demonstrate Courtesy and Respect. We are taking highlights from MedicalGPS’ service improvement program, Endeavor for Excellence: Start Where the Patient Starts. We believe Read More

10 Standards of Behavior Essential for Every Healthcare Organization [Part 1]

As part of MedicalGPS’ service improvement program, Endeavor for Excellence: Start Where the Patient Starts, there are 10 Standards of Behavior and customer service techniques that every healthcare organization (indeed every business) will find critical as the organization seeks to Read More

Connected Strategy – Pathways that Lead to Improved Customer Connections

In their recent book titled, “Connected Strategy: Building Continuous Customer Relationships for Competitive Advantage”, authors Nicolaj Siggelkow and Christian Terwiesch describe four pathways that lead to improved customer connections; respond-to-desire, curated offering, coach behavior, and automatic execution—all of which, according Read More