"Managing Patient Non-Compliant Behaviors
Stephen Pavkovic, RN, MPH, JD, CPRHRM - Senior Risk Manager
In health care, issues related to patient compliance have the potential to compromise patient safety and care outcomes. Addressing patient compliance issues early in the clinical relationship, through patient counseling and objective clinical documentation, can help to mitigate potential compromised outcomes. This article offers suggestions on how to respond to non-compliant patient behavior and advises on Fortress resources available to you.