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Promoting Trust and Morale by Changing How the Word Provider Is Used

Promoting Trust and Morale by Changing How the Word Provider Is Used This Viewpoint discusses the origins of the term provider as a reference to health care professionals, considers unintentional and potentially detrimental consequences of its use, and recommends replacement of the term with precise and respectful language that specifies the titles, roles, and responsibilities of people interacting with patients in health care settings. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

Promoting Trust and Morale by Changing How the Word Provider Is Used

JAMA , Volume 325 (23) – Jun 15, 2021

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright 2021 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0098-7484
eISSN
1538-3598
DOI
10.1001/jama.2021.6046
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Abstract

This Viewpoint discusses the origins of the term provider as a reference to health care professionals, considers unintentional and potentially detrimental consequences of its use, and recommends replacement of the term with precise and respectful language that specifies the titles, roles, and responsibilities of people interacting with patients in health care settings.

Journal

JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jun 15, 2021

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