Be More Involved in Your Health Care: Tips for Patients
Guidelines from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
This brochure gives you tips to use before, during, and after your medical appointment to make sure you get the best possible care.
One way you can make sure you get good quality health care is to be an active member of your health care team.
Patients who talk with their doctors tend to be happier with their care and have better medical results.
A link to the AHRQ web page that covers this material.The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ), an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, supports research that helps people make informed decisions and improves the quality of health care.