Empowered patient resources

Intake.Me – Our Blog by and for Empowered Patients

ePatient101.com – Online Classes for your health (for Patients, Advocates, Caregivers, Healthcare Professionals, Wellness Professionals)

Empowered Patient Chat – A bi-weekly chat for the healthcare community centered around topics important to patients, caregivers, and family members

The Empowered Patient Coalition

The Patient Empowerment Network – Our partners at the Patient Empowerment Network’s mission is to especially empower patients and families dealing with cancer and serious, life-long chronic conditions so their “journey” can be better. They hold regular town hall meetings and other important community events.

Society for Participatory Medicine

E-patients.net

Center for Advancing Health: Be a Prepared Patient

Treatment Diaries: Treatment Diaries is a social network with complete privacy for those living with illness, newly diagnosed or caring for someone with a medical condition.

MedX: Stanford Medicine X is the world’s premiere patient-centered conference on emerging technology and medicine.

Alzheimer’s Association: Alzheimer’s Association advances research to end Alzheimer’s and dementia while enhancing care for those living with the disease. Has local groups like the Orange County Alzheimer’s Association group.

Additional Patient & Caregiver Resources:

Research and compare hospitals

Research diagnoses, illnesses, and treatment plans

Useful links & resources for empowered caregivers