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SHARP Partnering with Patients (Text Version)

Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2011 Annual Conference

On September 20, 2011, Samer Assaf and Ross Adams made this presentation at the 2011 Annual Conference. Select to access the PowerPoint® presentation (4.8 MB). .

Slide 1

Partnering with Patients

Image: Sharp Rees-Stealy logo above two hands shaking as partners would shake hands to congratulate one another with the tag-line "partnering with patients."

Slide 2


Slide 3

The provider is not responsible for the patient making a change;
the provider is responsible for supporting the patient through the change process.

Slide 4

  • Individual.
  • Practice.

Slide 5

Image: Red heart (empathy) containing a yellow ear on the left (Reflective Listening), and a blue question mark (Ask Open-Ended Questions) on the right.

Slide 6

  • Individual.
  • Practice.
  • Policy.

Slide 7


  • Individual.
  • Practice.
  • Policy.


  • Individual.
  • Practice.
  • Policy.

A Parallel Process.

Slide 8

"Do unto others as you would have others do unto others."

—Jeree Pawl

Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: SHARP Partnering with Patients (Text Version): Slide Presentation from the AHRQ 2011 Annual Conference. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.


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