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Patient Experience LeadersThe UAB Department of Surgery is honored to recognize over thirty providers who were recognized as patient experience leaders for 2023.

Each recipient received a minimum score of 95% on patient surveys based on care satisfaction. Feedback included criteria for the following categories:

  • Listened carefully
  • Demonstrated care and concern
  • Provided clear explanations
  • Included patients in healthcare decisions
  • Overall Care Rating, 0-10

“Ensuring that our patients feel heard and understood is a cornerstone of care. Our patient experience leaders truly embody this foremost priority and demonstrate the importance of effective clinical care -- both in the operating room and beyond,” says Fay Fletcher Kerner Endowed Chair of the Department of Surgery Herbert Chen, M.D.

Recognized providers include: