Health Psychology – Interactions between patients and health professionals.

Question – 500 – 600 words What needs to be in place to support effective collaboration between healthcare providers and healthcare consumers? Make reference to consumer-led healthcare, patient-centered healthcare, and Joseph-Williams, Elwyn & Edwards (2014) work on shared decision-making in your response. Be sure to consider individual factors, relational factors, and systemic contexts in your response. Create a hypothetical scenario in which a positive doctor-patient relationship might be created. Reading: Joseph-Williams, N, Elwyn, G. & Edwards, A. (2014). Knowledge is not power for patients: A systematic review and thematic synthesis of patient-reported barriers and facilitators to shared decision making. Patient education and counselling, 94, 291-309.