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me + my medicines charter launch

me + my medicines is a new communications charter which aims to improve the way we talk about medicines. The charter will be launched at a free event on Thursday 12th October in Leeds, and patients, carers and health professionals are invited to attend. 214 more words

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Welcome to Health Care Transformation- For the People!

Hey everyone, I’m Meghan Nechrebecki and I’m the founder of Health Care Transformation. This is me: (It’s such a pleasure to meet you!)

I earned my Master’s in Public Health from Johns Hopkins and for the past seven years I’ve been working with doctors, hospitals, and health insurance companies to improve the health outcomes of patients. 343 more words

Patients’ online access to Electronic Health Records – current status and experiences from the implementation in Sweden

In a couple of ours I will be presenting a paper I’ve written together with Isabella Scandurra to an audience at MedInfo2017, a big international Medical and Health Informatics conference. 522 more words

3 Big Takeaways from the Aspen Ideas Festival

I traveled to Aspen, Colorado, earlier this summer to attend the Aspen Ideas Festival: Spotlight Health. Presented by the Aspen Institute, which is an international nonprofit think tank that encourages the exchange of innovative ideas, the festival is deemed the nation’s premier public gathering place for leaders around the globe to present and discuss today’s pressing issues and ideas. 125 more words

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Standing up for our rights

Standing up for our rights can be difficult when we’re ill, so here are some resources on getting our healthcare, social care, benefits, housing, and employment needs met. 222 more words

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More power to you: M.E. patients found to be the least empowered

How can we become more empowered, and what do health professionals need to know to enable this? 776 more words

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