Doctor-Patient Communication Quiz

You and your doctor are partners, working together for your optimal health. That's why it's important to find a doctor you feel comfortable with, someone who listens to your questions, and takes the time to ask his or her own. Find out more about doctor-patient relations by taking this quiz.

1. Your doctor knows which medicines you're taking, so you don't need to bother reminding him or her.

Your Asthma Healthcare Team 

When you have asthma, you’ll have a team to help you manage your condition. Together, you’ll create your asthma action plan. You may see several health care providers every year who help keep you healthy.

How to Choose a Therapist 

Amid all the choices, your relationship with your therapist — the right fit for you — is what matters most.

Understanding Healthcare Facilities 

Getting quality health care doesn’t always mean going into the hospital or emergency room. Depending on your needs, other medical facilities may serve you just as well — or even better.

Who's Who in Healthcare 

This list of health care professionals, which excludes doctors, can help you understand the wide array of people called upon to render care.

Choosing a Registered Dietician 

Registered dietitians work with health care providers to calculate calorie and nutrient needs, design special diets, and offer other nutritional advice to patients.

Healthcare Providers Who Specialize in Obesity 

Some healthcare providers specialize in treating patients who are obese or overweight. These healthcare providers are called bariatric healthcare providers or bariatricians. Some of these healthcare providers may also be bariatric surgeons.