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Supercharging motivation for the chronically ill

RTWMatters team

Motivating messages for RTW coordinators, supervisors and HR, based on research that describes what people with chronic diseases value about work.

The American Medical Association recently urged doctors to take a new approach when treating patients with chronic disease. Instead of asking “What’s the matter WITH you?”, doctors are now advised to ask “What matters TO you?”: the idea being that recovery is more likely when support is tailored to help patients meet their own goals, regardless of whether these are directly related to treating the disease in quest...

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