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HawkPartners/ ICARE Global Patient Pulse Reveals Health Warnings for Some Institutions
Date:3/20/2012

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HawkPartners, LLC and ICARE released results from their Global Patient Pulse.  The study asked thousands of patients around the world about their perceptions of various healthcare providers and institutions, their most pressing healthcare needs, the quality of their country's healthcare system, and how they feel about its healthcare future.

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U.S. insurance companies performed lowest in overall satisfaction – with 57% of patients saying they are somewhat or very satisfied, compared with an average of 77% across all groups – in addition to receiving lower ratings than all other healthcare constituents on most individual attributes.

The study's proprietary Healthcare Temperature scored doctors, nurses, pharmacists, hospitals, pharmaceutical companies, insurers/payers and government across a broad range of health attributes, including whether the entity was:

  • Trusted
  • Investing in the future of healthcare
  • Innovative
  • Prepared to care for future generations
  • Concerned with the patient's health
  • Understanding of the patient's healthcare needs
  • Informed about current healthcare trends, news and developments
  • Genuinely caring about the patient's health, not just cutting costs

Healthcare Temperature results show that U.S. patients gave much higher marks to hospitals, pharmaceutical companies and even the government than their insurers.

"While one might expect institutions in general to be rated below healthcare providers with whom patients have a personal relationship, such as doctors and nurses, the fact that insurers were rated lower than pharmaceuti
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