Breadcrumb Home Multimedia The Point of Care: Colin Ludlow on the patient's perspective This content relates to the following topics: Patient experience Share this content Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on LinkedIn Share on Email Print this page Article information Posted:Wednesday 03 December 2008 How can we improve a patient's experience of care? Cancer patient and author, Colin Ludlow, thinks better and simpler communication would improve his situation. This audio is part of our Point of Care project.Related contentAudioThe Point of Care: Elaine Hide on Experience Based Design Service lead Elaine Hide talks about why she's examining 'touch points' to improve care in her trust. This audio is part of our Point of Care programme.About the Point of Care programme The Point of Care programme ran at The King's Fund from 2007-13, with the aim of improving patients' and families' experience of care. Comments Add your comment Your name Email (your email will not be made public) Your job/role Organisation Comment Post comment You may also be interested in Online event Caring for people with learning disabilities: the importance of support in the right place ESCAPE-pain programme for hip and knee pain Many patients are diagnosed with osteoarthritis in early old age, when they are particularly vulnerable to rapid deterioration in health and loss of independence. The ESCAPE-pain programme includes a combination of education, self-management and coping advice with physical exercises. Slideshow Dan Wellings: The relationship between the NHS and the public Dan Wellings, Senior Fellow at The King’s Fund, shares initial findings from research into the relationship between the NHS and the public. Blog Public engagement – pitfalls, barriers and benefits As part of our project on the NHS and the public, Dan Wellings asks why the NHS can be reluctant to involve the public in decision-making and makes the case for why it should.