In June 2010 I was asked to join a committee tasked with developing a new tool to help link patients to services and resources in the hospital and the community. We heard feedback from patients that they were overwhelmed by the volume of resources available and didn’t know where to start or couldn’t find the ones that were most important to them. So the purpose was to create a simple, one-size-fits-all tool that directed patients to a few key hubs that would then connect them to other resources or services based on their specific needs.Read More »
In the ever-changing world of working at a research hospital, I’ve recently taken over as the editor of the hospital’s monthly patient education newsletter. I couldn’t be more excited.