Martine Ehrenclou, M.A., is an award-winning author, patient advocate and speaker. Her newest book “The Take-Charge Patient: How You Can Get The Best Medical Care,” winner of 16 book awards, empowers readers to become proactive and effective participants in their own health care. Martine will be our guest on our Empowered Patient Chat tweet chat on October 31, 2014. Stephanie Gampper, Intake.Me’s VP Customer Insights, interviews Martine about her book, her own experience with our healthcare system, and her patient advocacy work.
Here at Intake.Me, we want to offer you tools and strategies to make your hospital stay the best it can be. This week’s Empowered Patient Chat topic is “Hospital Stays the #epatient Way: Communicating & Collaborating to Improve Care & Outcomes”. Mark your calendars with the details below!
Please join us this Friday at 10am PST for this very special #patientchat all about Empowering Women with Dee and Christina from the #gyncsm community.
Friday’s Empowered Patient chat (Get the #patientchat transcript here) was all about the challenges of retrieving past medical records. Several empowered patients chimed in with tips and tricks on how to go about requesting past medical records.
When I went through cancer treatment, there were many key players on my healthcare team, many of whom I am in contact with to this day. There was one nurse in radiation who cheered me on each day and gave me personalized advice that really helped me through my treatment. … This week on Empowered Patient Chat (#patientchat) we will be discussing, “How do you build a healthcare team?”!