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Deep cultural connection: Respect for people + patient safety

Having served as CEO of one of the world’s largest corporations (Alcoa), and as Secretary of the Treasury of the United States, Paul O’Neill knows something about leadership. 1,375 more words


A Patient-Centered Perspective on Cancer Research and Care

A key theme at the Turning the Tide Against Cancer national conference was the need for a patient-centered approach to cancer care. Shelley Fuld Nasso, M.P.P., CEO, National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS), shared her thoughts on the importance of patient education, shared decision-making, and aligning a treatment plan with the goals and priorities of the patient. 69 more words

Policy Issues

Is patient-centered care the future of U.S. health care?

When you’re not feeling well, seeing the doctor can be overwhelming.

It’s often difficult to remember all the questions you were planning to ask your physician, who like many American doctors is probably overbooked and pressed for time. 762 more words


Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) and Behavioral Health Integration

We are honored this week to have Steven Daviss return as our guest on #hcldr. Dr. Daviss was our guest host back in February ( 866 more words

Healthcare Leadership

Q&A with Suleika Jaouad, The New York Times Emmy® Award Winning Columnist, “Life, Interrupted,” and Cancer Survivor

In advance of the Turning the Tide Against Cancer 2014 national conference, the Age of Personalized Medicine editorial team posed questions to Suleika Jaouad, The New York Times Emmy® Award winning columnist of “Life, Interrupted,” and cancer survivor, who will be  469 more words

Patient Impact

Turning the Tide Against Cancer: Policies to Sustain Innovation

Leading up to the second Turning the Tide Against Cancer Through Sustain Medical Innovation national conference on October 9, 2014, in Washington, D.C., the Age of Personalized Medicine editorial team had the chance to sit down with leaders from the initiative’s co-convening organizations to talk about the current cancer research and care landscape, what progress has been made since the start of the initiative, and the upcoming conference. 148 more words

Patient Impact