Transforming the Healthcare Experience Through the Arts cover
Transforming the Healthcare Experience Through the Arts
by Mr. Blair L. Sadler '62
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Aesthetics, Inc.; 2009; 242 pp.
Genre: Non-fiction
Category: Health/medicine
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With over 30 compelling human stories, research-based evidence, and pragmatic advice grounded in many years of experience, the authors take you inside the process of transforming the healthcare experience through the arts. They provide practical action steps for any healthcare organization and artists, as well as helpful questions consumers should ask when choosing where to receive their care. "This deeply important and inspiring book will broaden your horizons and lift your spirits." Donald Berwick, President, Institute for Healthcare Improvement "A compelling journey into the healing power of art. A beautiful book physically and in the inspiring story it tells." Leonard L. Berry, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Marketing, Mays Business School, Texas A&M University "Ridenour and Sadler's book is an indispensable compendium of wonderful ideas and resources to assist healthcare organizations in successfully planning and implementing transformative arts programs. It is a must-have!" Susan B. Frampton, Ph.D., President, Planetree

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