Issue Briefs & Research

The following issue briefs highlight the importance of compassionate healthcare, the impact of compassion on health outcomes, best practices and recommendations for creating a healthcare environment where caregivers, patients and families can benefit from compassion for themselves and each other.

November 15, 2017

National Schwartz Rounds on Substance Disorders

“What Happens to Compassion During an Opiod Epidemic?”

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July 18, 2015

The Impact of Healthcare Cost Controls on the Patient-Caregiver Relationship

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March 24, 2015

Building Compassion into the Bottom Line:

The Role of Compassionate Care and Patient Experience in 35 U.S. Hospitals and Health Systems.

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February 19, 2015

Technology and the Patient-Caregiver Relationship:

Another Look

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July 15, 2014

Using Schwartz Center Rounds® to Help a Community Recover After Tragedy

A Case Study: The Boston Marathon Bombings

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