Promoting Trust and Morale by Changing How the Word Provider Is Used: Encouraging Specificity and Transparency.

Citation metadata

Date: June 15, 2021
Publisher: American Medical Association
Document Type: Viewpoint essay
Length: 40 words

Document controls

Main content

Abstract :

The negative implications of using the term provider to refer to those who care for patients are considered. The use of precise and respectful language that specifies the titles, roles and responsibilities of health care professionals being referenced is recommended.

Source Citation

Source Citation   

Gale Document Number: GALE|A671729486