Cait DesRoches, DrPH, and Liz Salmi were interviewed by Claudia Cometa for the “Minding Wellness” podcast. In this episode Liz and Cait talk about the mission and research behind OpenNotes and what they would like to see happen in health care. Listen to the episode here.
Wisconsin Health News: MORE WISCONSIN DOCTORS OPENING THEIR NOTES
Wisconsin hospitals are participating in a new program that aims to help increase access to notes that doctors write about their interactions with patients.
Comstock’s Magazine: Back and Forward: Catherine DesRoches on an Open Approach to Medical Info
OpenNotes Executive Director Catherine DesRoches gives her perspective on the movement to get patients…
Do You Have Access to Your Doctors Notes About You?
U.S. News Health – If you’re like most patients in the U.S., you haven’t a clue what your doctor writes about you in your health record. Despite a move toward more transparency in medicine
OpenNotes Introduces Advisory Board
BOSTON – OpenNotes is pleased to announce that ten extraordinary advocates for health care quality and improvement are the founding members of the OpenNotes Advisory Board. “This is an outstanding
STAT News – HIPAA turns 20: It opened the door to better doctor-patient communication
By JANICE D. WALKER, CATHERINE L. ANNAS, and TOM DELBANCO Twenty years ago Sunday, President Bill Clinton signed legislation that profoundly changed health care
OpenNotes Reaches 10 Million
Patients at VA and 50 institutions in 35 states can now read their medical notes online BOSTON – The OpenNotes movement is excited to share a milestone – 10 million Americans can now read their medical notes securely online. “The results of the OpenNotes study involving 105 primary care doctors and 20,000 of their patients…
Catherine M. DesRoches, DrPH, Joins OpenNotes as Executive Director
Expertise on emerging trends in health care delivery will guide national dissemination efforts BOSTON – Prominent health policy and public health researcher, Catherine M. DesRoches, DrPH, is joining the growing OpenNotes team and the Harvard Medical School faculty. As Executive Director, DesRoches will lead the OpenNotes movement toward national adoption of the practice of providing…