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Healthgrades for ProfessionalsSix Things Never to Say to Patients

According to one study, 84% of doctors surveyed thought their discussions with patients were satisfactory, but only 67% of patients surveyed agreed. When a patient does not feel heard or understands what their doctor has explained, it can result in poor health outcomes and potential malpractice litigation. Remove those “I don’t knows” from your vocabulary, as well as these five other phrases that patients dislike hearing.

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