Bankers Healthcare Group, a leading provider of innovative financing solutions for healthcare professionals, is pleased to welcome Dr. Pat Bass as a guest blogger for the BHG360° blog. His first post, published today, discusses how to communicate effectively with emotional patients.
Dr. Bass currently serves as an associate professor of medicine and pediatrics as well as chief medical information officer at Louisiana State University Health Science Center at Shreveport, where he completed his medical degree and combined residency in internal medicine and pediatrics. He also holds an M.S. in instructional systems design from the University of Kentucky and an M.P.H. from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.
In addition to his research on health literacy, writing for freelance projects and medical editing work, Dr. Bass is a founding partner and principal at Bumblebee Writers and an asthma expert for About.com.
“BHG360° was created for modern healthcare professionals and those in related sectors to share information as they negotiate the changes in the healthcare industry,” said Bob Castro, president and co-founder of BHG. “Dr. Bass’ perspective and expertise will add valuable content for our audience.”
Owned and operated by Bankers Healthcare Group, BHG360° provides an interactive outlet where healthcare professionals, including dentists, pharmacists, veterinarians, physical therapists, nurses, physicians and others can engage in conversation about relevant healthcare topics such as business management, patient relations, technology, healthcare insights, specialties, finance, statistics, info graphics and other trending topics.