Rx: The Quiet Revolution

Rx: The Quiet Revolution

  • 2015
  • 1 Season

It seems that people are drifting toward asking the doctor to put down their stethoscope and talk to them. Many with life threatening illnesses are missing doctors appointments because of the clinical aspect of the visit. There seems to be a consensus that the human touch is needed. Some doctors complain that they have too many patients and that this makes things hectic. They wonder if they are giving the best cure for the ailments that they see. The bottom line is that people are opening their eyes to this reality and that they want care with their cure.

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Rx: The Quiet Revolution
1. Rx: The Quiet Revolution
April 2, 2015
Rx: The Quiet Revolution explores the intimate relationship between patients and the doctors, nurses, and health care professionals of every kind who care for them. The documentary focuses on a health care model that puts the patient center stage, emphasizing collaboration and partnership, empathy and compassion.
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It seems that people are drifting toward asking the doctor to put down their stethoscope and talk to them. Many with life threatening illnesses are missing doctors appointments because of the clinical aspect of the visit. There seems to be a consensus that the human touch is needed. Some doctors complain that they have too many patients and that this makes things hectic. They wonder if they are giving the best cure for the ailments that they see. The bottom line is that people are opening their eyes to this reality and that they want care with their cure.Rx: The Quiet Revolution is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (1 episodes). The series first aired on April 2, 2015.

Rx: The Quiet Revolution is available for streaming on the PBS website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Rx: The Quiet Revolution on demand at Google Play.

  • Premiere Date
    April 2, 2015