Tag Archives: e-patient

Ten Years of e-Patient Emergence

Blog post by “e-Patient Dave” deBronkart (Introduction by Colin Hung) Introduction We are very honored this week to welcome a very special guest on #hcldr. Dave deBronkart aka @ePatientDave is a globally recognized advocate for patients. His own medical experience propelled him use his voice, his passion and his determination to spur change in the way […]

Aging & e-Patients: Challenges and opportunities in geriatrics

Blog post by Leslie Kernisan, MD How can we, as a society, as healthcare providers and as healthcare leaders, provide good care to vulnerable older adults? Consider this person: Mrs. A is an 86 year old widow who lives in assisted living. She’s been diagnosed with diabetes, hypertension, atrial fibrillation, COPD, osteoarthritis in her back […]