Resource Library

Here are useful documents for patients, families, and patient advocates, courtesy of a variety of non-profits, many of their authors/creators are members of The Society for Participatory Medicine. “Participatory Medicine is a model of cooperative health care that seeks to achieve active involvement by patients, professionals, caregivers, and others across the continuum of care on all issues related to an individual’s health. Participatory medicine is an ethical approach to care that also holds promise to improve outcomes, reduce medical errors, increase patient satisfaction and improve the cost of care.”

Taking Charge of  Your Medical Journey

Local Resources for Cancer Patients

We held a discussion with local breast cancer survivors in October, 2015. Here are a few resources recommended by Joan Stark, patient:

Resources for Diabetics

These resources were provided by local nutritionist, Dimsie Clark: diabetic-diet

Managing Your Hospital StayProject Management Guide Cover

 

 

Empowered Patient-Patient Journal Hospital Diary Cover

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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