Leonard L. Berry, PhD, MBA
Acknowledgment: The author thanks Dr. Greg F. Burke, Chief Patient Experience Officer, Geisinger Health, for providing information used in the Geisinger example.
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Corresponding Author: Leonard L. Berry, PhD, MBA, Department of Marketing, Mays Business School, Texas A&M University, 4112 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843-4112; e-mail, Berryle@tamu.edu.
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Berry LL. Service Guarantees Have a Place in Health Care. Ann Intern Med. ;170:116–117. doi: 10.7326/M18-2412
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2019;170(2):116-117.
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