Urban Dictionary: Bedside Manner

Bedside Manner. 1. Bedside manner refers most often to the way a doctor interacts and communicates with patients. A doctor with a bedside manner is a good communicator, while one without a bedside manner may offend or may be overly abrupt with patients.…

What Bedside Manner is and Why it Matters in Nursing ...

Apr 03, 2019 · Bedside manner isn’t merely good communication between two people on equal footing. It includes sensitivity to the inequity of the patient-provider relationship. In Swanson’s post for the Daily Nurse , she reasons that “being empathetic and courteous helps gain a patient’s trust and boosts their confidence, which can equal greater levels of success after discharge.”…