Tag Archives: patient engagement

Moving Patients to Partners

Blog by Asim Masood (Introduction by Colin Hung) We are really excited to welcome special guests from Canada Health Infoway this week on #hcldr: Asim Masood @HikarambaAsim, Chief Medical Officer, Canada Health Infoway Shelagh Maloney @12Maloney, VP, Canada Health Infoway Christina Wong @christinajwong, Canada Health Infoway Annette McKinnon @anetto, Patient Advisor at Canada Health Infoway […]

The Connected Cancer Patient: Future Vision and Recommendations

Blog post by Janet Freeman-Daily, Corrie Painter, and Stacey Tinianov The March 14 #HCLDR Chat “Data Sharing for Research & Care” was so helpful in gathering inputs for the March 26 President’s Cancer Panel (PCP) workshop that the PCP decided they wanted another tweetchat prior to the July 9 workshop.  The PCP 2014-15 workshop series, Connected […]

A New Health Ecosystem based on 95 Theses

Blog post by Colin Hung Recently two of healthcare’s leading out-of-the-box thinkers teamed up to create a set of principles designed to guide health/healthcare into the next decade. Called the 95 Theses, Leonard Kish and Dave Chase have created and curated a list of 95 ideas that can and should shape the health industry for […]

Patient Experience, Health IT and Government

Blog post by Colin Hung Over the past two weeks I attended two amazing events: The Beryl Institute’s Patient Experience (#PX2015) and the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (#HIMSS15) conferences. At both #PX2015 and #HIMSS15 I had the honor and privilege of participating as a social media ambassador [the perfect excuse to tweet even […]

Patient Experience – A “New” and Lasting Healthcare Reality

Blog post by Jason A. Wolf PhD,  President, The Beryl Institute I have written for a while now that while some may have believed patient experience was a passing idea in the midst of a chaotic healthcare marketplace or even a fad, I believe and remain steadfast in the idea that patient experience is not a […]

The larger health care environment + patients and family engagement

Blog post by Dominick L. Frosch, Patient Care Fellow, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation How do we shift norms and create a culture where patient and family engagement is the rule, not the exception? What are the ways in which legislation, regulations, and policy changes come into play? The impetus for developing a Roadmap for […]

A Roadmap for Patient and Family Engagement

Blog post by Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and American Institutes for Research As the U.S. health care system tackles the Triple Aim of better experiences of care, better population health and lower costs, it is imperative for health professionals to meaningfully partner with patients and families—bringing patient and family voices to decisions about care, […]