As the OpenNotes movement continues to grow, a broad variety of journalists, patients and health care professionals are taking note. Even better, they’re sharing the facts, data, opinions and experiences of those sharing medical notes. See what the buzz is all about.
Wisconsin hospitals are participating in a new program that aims to help increase access to notes that doctors write about their interactions with patients.
With electronic records now a mainstay of medicine, most patients can easily look up their lab results, medication orders and immunization records.
OpenNotes Executive Director Catherine DesRoches gives her perspective on the movement to get patients…
THESE INSPIRING LEADERS ARE SHAPING THE FUTURE OF BUSINESS IN CREATIVE WAYS. SCROLL TO SEE THE TOP 100. #88 Tom Delbanco, Cofounder, OpenNotes
Can the simple act of sharing a healthcare provider’s notes with a patient improve health outcomes? The OpenNotes movement
“He is a frequent flyer.” This is a term we reserve for patients who consume a lot of services. In the outpatient clinic, it’s the type of patient who comes for frequent visits perhaps more often than medically necessary. Oftentimes, more than we’d like.
Tom Delbanco, co-founder of OpenNotes, and Koplow-Tullis professor of general medicine and primary care at Harvard Medical School discusses the origins of “PeoplePower” and the..