Best practices: How do you handle a difficult family member?
May 27, 2014 11:55PM
By MED Magazine
Patients themselves are not the only ones who can put up roadblocks to their own good care.
Sometimes, in their efforts to protect or support their loved one, a family member will intervene,
challenging the doctor or the care plan, ostensibly on the patient’s behalf.
How often have you had to deal with the intervention of a difficult family member? How do you handle it? Share your thoughts with colleagues who could benefit. Your ideas could appear in a future issue of MED.