Category: Healthcare Quality

Jan 07 2007

In Search of Patient Advocates

In my past life, I was a marketing web developer. As such I learned how to analyze search engines and statistics to see what terms people are using to find my websites. Review of my two main websites tells me that many of you are looking for information about patient advocates or patient advocacy. I …

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Jan 06 2007

Doctors and Ambiguity

One of the great frustrations of my mother-in-law’s trial in the hospital is dealing with her surgeon, AKA “the artful dodger.” In this case, my husband wants to get his arms around what happens after my M-in-L has her chemo treatments. How long will she be in the hospital? What are the options for nursing …

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