Advanced Patient Care (Patient Compliance and Education)

Patient compliance is the practice of adhering to a personalized medical regimen as advised by a care provider. This includes adhering to prescriptions, therapy, medical device use, and behavioral changes, including dieting and necessary lifestyle changes. Patient compliance is vital in achieving optimum health outcomes in patients.  As a care provider, patient compliance indicates a positive response from the patient and the desire to benefit from treatment.

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