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The emotional labour of quality improvement work in end of life care

Richard Boulton, Annette Boaz BMC Health Services Research 16 December 2019

The emotional labour of quality improvement work in end of life care: a qualitative study of Patient and Family Centred Care (PFCC) in England.

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There is a growing emphasis on understanding patient experience in order to inform efforts to support improvement. This paper reports findings from an implementation study of an evidence-based intervention called Patient and Family Centred Care (PFCC) designed to tap into patient experiences as a basis for improvement.

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