Exploring person-centred care
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Exploring person-centred care

Bob Price Programme director, Postgraduate programmes in advancing healthcare practice, Royal College of Nursing Institute, London

This article explores the philosophy of person-centred care. Person-centred care developed in response to the need for a more patient-sensitive healthcare service and is based on a rich understanding of the patient, his or her circumstances and needs.

Nursing Standard. 20, 50,49-56. doi: 10.7748/ns2006.08.20.50.49.c4487

Correspondence

bob.price@rcn.org.uk

Peer review

This article has been subject to double blind peer review