Valentine Rae Esposito is from Long Island, NY, currently who just completed the MD/MHS dual degree program at the Duke University School of Medicine. Her passions include leadership development, education reform, and cultivating values-based resiliency for individuals and organizations. She is elated to be at Seattle Children's Hospital for her pediatrics residency training.
Valentine Esposito, MD, MHS
Seattle Children's Hospital
Presenting at the Nexus Summit:
The Impact of the Size and Composition of Interdisciplinary Healthcare Teams on Patient Satisfaction
Background: Managing patient expectations and establishing scope of care in the emergency department (ED) is critical for optimizing patient satisfaction. Vital to expectation setting is delineating roles of healthcare team members. Medical student participation has been shown to improve satisfaction, suggesting benefit to including learners. At Duke University, students participate in an Inter-Professional Experience (IPE) clinic to provide comprehensive care to low acuity ED patients. The aim of this study is to improve patient understanding of the function and scope of the IPE clinic as…