Become your own best Patient Advocate

CJ offers a free health session to local community and retirement centers with guidelines on how to become an excellent patient advocate for oneself or a loved one.

Top Tips #3: Preventing a Misdiagnosis

According to a recent IOM report, every adult in the US can anticipate at least one misdiagnosis in their lifetime that will have serious consequence.

Diagnostic Errors ~ More common than you think

A recent Institute of Medicine (IOM) report warns that most Americans will experience a “meaningful diagnostic error” at least once in their lifetime—sometimes leading to “devastating consequences”.

Welcome to the Active Patient Advantage

The Active Patient Advantage is a blog that will help keep readers informed about medical issues relevant to managing their healthcare experience, with valuable insights on how to embrace the new era of “patient engagement”.