The Blog is Back!

It is has been too many months since I last wrote. I was having problems with my site and had to transfer to another template. I am back and will begin writing on the many healthcare issues. Today’s blog is going to be very simple. What has happened to Pizza? I asked this question because…

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Who Owns Your Medical Records?

You might be thinking isn’t that a redundant questions since my records are about me?  I wish it were so simple.  Technically, your medical records are yours to access.  The HIPAA law was supposed to provide easier accessibility.  Unfortunately, I find this is not the case. What the HIPAA law has done is give the…

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Advocates: Connecting the Dots For Optimal Care

Patient advocates are experts at connecting the dots in healthcare.  What may seem daunting to patients and families is the business of advocacy.   A client said to me once, ” trying to get through the system from appointments to insurance issues makes me dizzy”.  There are so many dots to connect for patients, the whole…

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