How do you judge which patient is best equipped to be a Patient Champion?
There is a new resource for caregivers of people with dementia.
The US Senate Considers Bipartisan Reform to ACA – Will It Prevail Over Existing Talks of Republican-Supported Repeal?
The first few weeks of September have brought more chapters in the story of Congress’s consideration of how to fix problems with aspects of the American health care system including what, if anything, should come after the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Separating truth from myth can be tricky in health care. Dr. Aaron Carroll is known for giving straight answers that sometimes contradict myths about complicated health care topics. Carroll will appear at The Alliance Annual Meeting on Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, to talk about breaking the myths in health care that impact employer health benefit plans.
The recent terminal illness and death of a friend has me thinking about the encounters most of us will have with the health care system at the end of life.
“Having access to your medical visit notes is the most important piece of the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). And it is often the most overlooked piece,” said Dr. Catherine DesRoches, executive director of OpenNotes®, which helps patients gain electronic access to their own medical records.