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Family Engagement

Engaging Patients and Families: Vital, Rewarding and Challenging

Earlier this month, when my almost-90-year-old father fell ill suddenly, I learned anew that engaging patients and family members in medical care is vital, rewarding and challenging. As a writer and editor, I have focused on patient safety and quality improvement, including the role of patients and family members, since 2004. Although well prepared to […]


Susan Carr Susan Carr is a medical editor and writer specializing in patient safety and engagement. In addition to curating the EngagingPatients blog, she produces publications for the Betsy Lehman Center in Boston and the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. Susan lives and works in Lunenburg, Massachusetts.

Susan Carr has 185 post(s) at EngagingPatients.org

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