Oncology Patient Advocacy Spotlight
A discussion of a new trend in which patients or their family hire an advocate to assist in navigating the murky waters of health care.
This article discusses the initiative, Right Place, Right Time, launched by The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to better understand the challenges that vulnerable patients face in accessing health care information.
Glyn Elwyn of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice notes that patients are more satisfied with their care when they have a say in it.
The author of this article acknowledges how technology can enhance a provider patient relationship, but it doesn’t trump personal touch.
This article presents the intriguing findings from the Community Forum Deliberative Methods Demonstration project sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
The articles above are from our dedicated Oncology Patient Advocacy e-magazine. Follow us on Clipboard or Twitter, or just watch for the links to this and our other magazines in our regular, weekly BioBlog emails.