Review this article by Health Affairs on the key findings on patient engagement published in the February 2013 of their publication*.

Health Affairs. (2013). Patient engagement (Health Policy Brief, February 14). Retrieved from

Then, research the Internet to find more recent literature that addresses approaches for patient engagement. Let’s discuss our research and compare and contrast it to the literature as reported in the 2013 research above.

Include the following content in your initial response:

What is patient engagement? Is it just a new buzzword?
How does this apply to the quadruple aim as supported by IHI?
Who is responsible to engage the patients?
What are examples of things that have been done?
What recommendations do you think would be useful strategies to further engage the patients?
Support your thoughts with literature from your research and the course materials.