Congratulations to e-Patient Dave for the publication of his new book, Let Patients Help! This “patient engagement” handbook is written for doctors, nurses, patients, and caregivers and provides concise reasons, tips & methods for making patient engagement effective. To learn more about Let Patients Help or order a prerelease copy please click here.
e-Patient Dave on PBS: “My Health Counts”
Listen to the e-patient stories of Dave deBronkart, Lygeia Ricciardi (official consumer e-health guru at HHS) and Buffalo resident Tom Dixon on PBS, hosted by Susan Hunt. Check out the video here.
Society for Participatory Medicine: OpenNotes: The results are in. GREAT news for patient engagement.
by Dave deBronkart, Regular readers know that we’ve long anticipated the result of the OpenNotes project. Our first post about it was in June 2010: “OpenNotes” project begins: what happens when patients can see the physician’s visit notes? It tied the issue all the way back to the birth of the Web, in 1994: The opening…
SGIM Forum: OpenNotes Debate Part I, II & III
DEBATE: PART I– Benefits from Destroying the Black Box (or Are We Opening Pandora’s Box?) – Tom Delbanco, MD, and Jan Walker, RN, MBA Dr. Delbanco and Ms. Walker are on the faculty of Harvard Medical School and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. DEBATE: PART II– Patient Access to Electronic Records: Not Now – Douglas…