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  2019  red line
   
red bullet  Health Leaders Media
Part I: Happy patient, happy hospital: increase patient engagement with advocates
Part II: Empower Patients, Get Paid: Welcoming Advocates in Your Hospital 
   
red bullet The Epoch Times
Check Your Medical Records For Dangerous Errors
   
red bullet The Richmond News
Losing Faith in Medicine
   
red bullet The People's Pharmacy (radio podcast)
Should You Fire Your Doctor?
   
red bullet Business Alabama
Pioneering Private Patient Advocates
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health
Can a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Cover for a Doctor?
   
   
  2018  red line
   
red bullet Indianapolis Business Journal
New rule will make hospitals list prices, but what patients pay could differ greatly
   
red bullet HBO Vice News
How Patient Advocates Become Certified
   
red bullet Philadelphia Tribune
How to check your medical records for dangerous errors
   
red bullet US News
What to Do When Your Doctor Leaves Your Health Plan
   
red bullet 5280 (Denver)
Who Helps Patients When Medical Bills Pile Up?
   
   
  2017  red line
   
red bullet Today Show (NBC)
When the doctor is wrong: What you need to know about a misdiagnosis
   
red bullet Kiplinger
How a Patient Advocate Helps You Navigate the Medical System
   
red bullet Prevention Magazine
Wrong! (no link available - print only)
   
red bullet Globe and Mail
Patients resort to paying consultants to help navigate Canada’s Byzantine health-care system
   
   
  2016  red line
   
red bullet New York Times
Patient Advocates Help Navigate Health Care
   
red bullet Bottom Line
Smart Ways to Go Online for a Second opinion
   
red bullet OWN - Oprah Network on the Huffington Post
5 Red Flags To Watch For When You See A New Doctor
   
red bullet The Whole Scoop
(Radio - with Carole Farace)
The Importance of Health Care Advocacy... You Need Someone On YOUR SIDE!
   
   
  2015  red line
   
red bullet US News & World Report
When a Free Checkup Isn't Really Free (Confusion Surrounds Free Obamacare Preventive Screening Visits)
   
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Senior Care Authority
Prepare For Our Future Healthcare System
   
red bullet Skaneateles (NY) Journal
Leaving a legacy: Elizabeth Cady Stanton reenactor, patient advocate discuss trailblazing paths
   
red bullet Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch
Patients turn to private advocates to navigate medical system and
What to ask when hiring a private patient advocate
   
red bullet Chicago Tribune
Private patient advocates a growing trend in health care
   
red bullet Washington Post
Check your health records: You may be able to avoid trouble.
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health
The New Support Group
   
red bullet The New York Times
Doctors as Advocates for Family Leave?
   
red bullet Breast Cancer Social Media #BCSM
Taking Control of Your Breast Cancer Treatment Journey
   
red bullet Atlanta Journal Constitution
Patients Getting Outside Advice (story about private patient advocates)
   
   
  2014  red line
   
red bullet Arthritis Management
Patient Advocates for Hire
   
red bullet Lifescript
Signs It’s Time to Change Doctors
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health
4 Secrets to Avoiding a Misdiagnosis
   
red bullet US News & World Report
A Patient's Guide to Second Opinions
   
red bullet Inlander
A Empowering Patients
   
red bullet US News & World Report
Hospital of Yesterday: The Biggest Changes in Health Care
   
red bullet US News & World Report
10 Lessons from Empowered Patients: It's your body - your tests, your treatment
   
red bullet US News & World Report
Hospital Discharges - You've Been Discharged - Now What?
and 12 Questions to Ask Before Discharge
   
red bullet LovinLife.com
Navigating Medical Care - Patient Advocates Provide Care and Assistance for Those Who Need Help
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health
Unconventional Wisdom: 4 Secrets to Avoiding a Misdiagnosis
   
red bullet Healthcare IT News
Connecting to Health via Social Media
   
red bullet US News & World Report
Managing the Power Dynamic Between Doctors and Patients
   
red bullet US News & World Report
Does Your Doctor Feel More Like a Medical Clerk?
   
red bullet Long Island Business News
Feds supersede states on lab test results
   
red bullet i-Newswire
Long Island Conference on Diagnostic Error Spotlights Need for Healthcare System Reform and Patient Empowerment
   
red bullet Consumer Reports
How to turn your passion into a paycheck
   
red bullet USA Today
Do you check online doctor ratings? 1 in 4 consumers do
   
red bullet Blogher
Do You Need a Patient Advocate?
   
red bullet Epoch Times
Is Your Illness Real or Imagined?
   
red bullet Women's Health Network (Better Bones video)
Advice from Patient Advocate Trisha Torrey
   
   
  2013  red line
   
red bullet Examiner Politics
Relax. Obamacare won't bring beheadings to U.S.
   
red bullet CNN Empowered Patient
Trusting her intuition led to two cancer misdiagnoses
   
red bullet Times Union (Albany NY) Health Life
Patient Power (begins on page 32)
   
red bullet MedPage Today (Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania)
Overdiagnosis, Pesky Patient Reviews, More
   
red bullet In Good Health (Magazine)
Empowerment to the People
   
red bullet Prevention Magazine (Australia)
The Rise of the Empowered Patient
   
red bullet US News & World Report
How to Be an Empowered Patient
   
red bullet CNY Central
Patient advocate says St. Joseph's organ harvesting case is 'so wrong on so many levels'
   
red bullet Interview: Think, Talk, Laf Radio (Cincinnati)
Patient Advocates and Second Opinions
   
red bullet US News & World Report
5 Tips for a Smooth Doctor's Visit
   
red bullet Fox Business
Three Reasons to Stay Home When You're Sick
   
red bullet Redbook Magazine (print only)
How to Score a Doctor's Appointment - Fast
   
   
  2012  red line
   
red bullet Nursing News - NurseZone.com
Keeping Patients and Visitors from Sharing Too Much
   
red bullet Fox Business
How to Financially Prepare for a Long-Term Medical Treatment
   
red bullet SeacoastOnline (Portsmouth, NH)
Patients Are Urged to Advocate for Themselves
   
red bullet Physician's Practice
Physicians, Patients and the Internet (Tips for treating patients who search the Internet for health information)
   
   
  2011  red line
   
red bullet USA Today
Refuse vaccines and risk dismissal by doctor, plus sidebar: Find a new doctor!
   
red bullet IVillage.com
The Best Time to Schedule a Doctor's Appointment
   
red bullet Mercola.com
Surprise! Guess Who's Viewing Your "Confidential" Medical Records?
   
red bullet Journal of Patient Safety and SafetyLeaders.com
The Partnership with Patients: a Call to Action for Leaders
   
red bullet Dayton Daily News
Antioch Program Will Focus on Health Care Collaboration
   
red bullet Fox Business
Self-Diagnosing Online: What You Need to Know
   
red bullet CNN
Would Your Doctor Pay for Wasted Time?
   
red bullet Physician's Practice
Podcast: Dealing with "Problem" Patients
   
red bullet MSNBC
EmpowHER Launches Special Resource Page for Women / National Women's Health Week
   
red bullet In Good Health
On the Patient's Side (feature)
   
red bullet Modern Healthcare
Empowering the Patient (Focused on the business of patient advocacy)
   
red bullet HealthTap
Six Steps to Finding the Right Doctor for You
   
red bullet WebMD
Love, Marriage and Health Insurance
   
red bullet Black Enterprise Magazine
Become an Empowered Patient
   
red bullet Invisible Illness
Three part interview with Susan Bilheimer
Part I
Part II
Part III
   
   
  2010  red line
   
red bullet Getting Better Healthcare with Dr. Steve Feldman
(Web Talk Radio)
Protecting Patients' Health Information
   
red bullet Inspire.com
The Inspire Q&A
   
red bullet Woman's Day Magazine
The Importance of a Second Opinion
   
red bullet Scientific American
The Rise of the Empowered Patient
   
red bullet ABC (Australia)
How to Be An Empowered Patient
   
red bullet NPR
Empowering Patients - on KPCC, Public Radio for Southern California
   
red bullet CNN
Trisha and Elizabeth Cohen Chat About Elizabeth's book, The Empowered Patient
   
red bullet MSNBC
July - the Worst Month to Be Hospitalized
   
red bullet O Magazine
Someone on Your Side, a new prescription for navigating the medical maze.
   
red bullet USA Today
Your Health: Is a hospital visit in July bad for your well-being?
   
red bullet Forbes.com
False Alarm Medical Tests
   
red bullet Talking Technology with Leroy Jones, Jr.
Video from Health 2.0 Conference
   
red bullet Women Speak Radio Show with Dr. Nancy
Amazing Women: Trisha Torrey
Podcast of show
   
red bullet Fed Tech BisNow
Tech Takes on Sickness
   
red bullet Troy (NY) Record
5 Questions for Trisha Torrey
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health News
Medical Tests - No News Is Not Good
   
red bullet US News and World Report
6 Ways for Teenagers to Take Control of Their Health
   
red bullet Center for Connected Health
Take the Fear Out of Patient-Connected Health
   
red bullet Wall Street Journal's MarketWatch
What to do if your child's doctor is always late
   
red bullet PhillyBurbs
Say What, Doc? (When a doctor fires his patient.)
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health
Health Insurance Battles: Six Tricks that Work
   
red bullet Syracuse Post Standard
Empowering Patients
   
   
  2009  red line
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health
Get a Great Deal from Your Doctor
   
red bullet American Chronicle
Healthcare Reform: A Summer Class in Manufacturing Uncertainty
   
red bullet American Chronicle
Hop up on the Table, Honey: Does Good Insurance Guarantee Good Healthcare?
   
red bullet US News and World Report
Crowd Sourcing Care: Getting Medical Advice on the Web from Other Patients
   
red bullet Consumer Reports
Safe Patient Project Share's Trisha's Story
   
red bullet Health Leaders' Media
Educate Patients to Improve Both Patient and Physician Satisfaction
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health
Reducing Radiology Abuse
   
red bullet No To Fakes
Interview about Counterfeit Drugs
   
red bullet Bottom Line Secrets
Pre-Existing Conditions: Are You at Risk for Being Uninsurable?
   
red bullet Sarasota Herald Tribune
Become Your Own Advocate
   
   
  2008  red line
   
red bullet CreditCards.com
How to Prevent Medical Identity Theft
   
red bullet Patient Assistance
Providing resources for those who seek help paying for prescription drugs.
   
red bullet Angie's List
Checking a Doctor's Board Certification
   
red bullet CNN
Torrey Named CNN's "Hero of Patient Empowerment"
   
red bullet Bottom Line Health Secrets
Drugstore Medical Clinics Scorecard
   
red bullet NPR
Choosing a Doctor in the Digital Age
   
   
  2007  red line
   
red bullet Wall Street Journal
Your Doctor's Business Ties Are Your Business, Too
   
red bullet CNN's Empowered Patient Tells Trisha's Misdiagnosis Story
Find More Information Here
   
   
  2006  red line
   
red bullet Torrey interviewed for FOX's Ask Dr. Manny
   
red bullet HealthLink on Air Radio Launches; Torrey to Host
   
red bullet TIME Magazine prints Torrey letter