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Archive for October 18th, 2005

My “Idea Summary” for remarks and discussion at the California HealthCare Foundation's Chronic Disease Care Conference.     Our future will be determined by how our communities manage chronic medical conditions.   Systems supporting chronic care ideally will work throughout a community. This is the scale at which patients experience care through multiple resources, multiple organizations, multiple […]

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  Patient Involvement on Teams: Learning from a Community Collaboration in Whatcom County   Considerations:    Some healthcare professionals have been tentative or fearful about patient involvement on their teams.  They are concerned that patients will be critical of healthcare providers, and expose the soft underbelly of our tenuous healthcare system.   But patients are […]

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