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#PatientChat -Senegal

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859,357
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1,500tweets
292contributors
5hours

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UNC_Health_Care
Don’t just treat patients but partner with them. #PatientChat
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acognews
For doctors: how to address health literacy & make sure patients understand you ow.ly/njWkh #patientchat

contributors Information

A complete list of all contributors (participants) in this report, including how many tweets they posted, how many retweets they received and how many impressions their tweets generated. This list is ordered by impressions.
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tweets timeline Information

A full list of all tweets in this report, in reverse chronological order (newest first). This list includes timestamps.

Jul 25, 2013 at 10:01pm UTC

NurseMeredithRN
RT @USNewsHealth: One way to empower yourself as a patient is to be prepared for a #doctor's visit: bit.ly/1dXQ8Ln. #PatientChat
estherswilliams
RT @rwjf_humancap: RT @USNewsHealth: T3 Patients: What kinds of topics are difficult for you in communicating with your doctor? #PatientChat
NurseMeredithRN
RT @MayoClinic: Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
YinkaVidal
#Patientchat Coming Soon: Report - "How to Prevent a Hospital From Killing You" A-36 Year Report on Medical Errors Prevention

Jul 25, 2013 at 10:00pm UTC

louis_ide
RT @MayoClinic: Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
writeo
Add visual/graphic “@INQRIProgram: T4: Doctors should provide instructions in more than 1 format: written, verbal, email, etc #patientchat
eblankenbaker
RT @DrIvorHorn: Health literacy can limit patient's use of internet for info. Need resources that are understandable #patientchat
RebmannResearch
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @myopennotes: @USNewsHealth #PatientChat pts forget 80% of what's said to them during a dr visit. need to give pts w…
BAIntactivists
RT @acognews: 5 ob-gyn procedures patients and doctors should question ow.ly/njW4R #patientchat
PalladiumSW
RT @theNPSF: RT @TrishaTorrey #patientchat T2 - pts should ask for copies of records at end of appt file by dates. If multple probs, file b…
BethBussewitz
RT @acognews: 5 ob-gyn procedures patients and doctors should question ow.ly/njW4R #patientchat
JacyBrean
Ex-Locked-in patient & Pride of Australia nominee for Courage strikes a blow against strokes. #patientchat jacybrean.blogspot.com/2013/07/locked…
WellKitAlly
RT @rwjf_humancap: RT @USNewsHealth: T3 Patients: What kinds of topics are difficult for you in communicating with your doctor? #PatientChat
DivineSpineCO
#PatientChat: Your nervous system needs care just like the body's organs do. #Chiropractic ensures optimum communication between nerves!
benedict_steven
Growth is about stress. It’s about creating stress by pushing beyond where we’ve been. #TrackNation #patientchat #Fitness
TrishaTorrey
@neilvogel thot you'd like to know- today tweetchat #patientchat trended #3 - and your guide was involved. TY for believing in your experts.
Bacterin
RT @AAOS1: Teamwork in health care has been identified as an important skill for all medical staff #PatientChat ow.ly/njVyv #Tea
socialmediatab1
RT @MayoClinic: Join us and @USNewsHealth for #PatientChat at 2 p.m. EST. We'll discuss how patients can take ownership of their care http:…

Jul 25, 2013 at 9:00pm UTC

LWashingtonFNP
RT @NPAF_tweets: For patients getting ready for the new insurance marketplaces, here's a free guide: ow.ly/ni4Bj #PatientChat
LWashingtonFNP
RT @UNC_Health_Care: Don’t just treat patients but partner with them. #PatientChat
bR1GhTLiGhT
@bR1GhTLiGhT: Exciting ideas in the BRIGHTLIGHT study office today #patientchat
bradcmueller
#patientchat amazing what washing your hands can help prevent. Soap and water.
CVCinc
#PatientChat Has anyone been to @SusanFeniger Border grill restaurant? @srfcure board member Read about it pg 10: caringvoice.org/media-center/c…
LymeDisasterAid
#patientchat is trending. When are #Doctors #medical #Insurance going to stop treating symptoms and start treating #Lyme? #LymeDisasterAid
IMDFoundation
RT @Annie_LeBlanc: T1: SDM and decision aids as way to provide balanced unbiased patient centered information re pros/cons #patientchat
Kwilets
RT @vivianleemd: How Sharing Information can Help Patients Make Best Decision Possible | goo.gl/XpuFwl #patientchat
Litespritegames
RT @rwjf_humancap: RT @USNewsHealth: T3 Patients: What kinds of topics are difficult for you in communicating with your doctor? #PatientChat
BennetKP
RT @CrisisTextLine: #patientchat - @CrisisTextLine is free & confidential. Text w/ our counselors for support & referrals. Never be afraid …
CentranaHealth
RT @vivianleemd: How Sharing Information can Help Patients Make Best Decision Possible | goo.gl/XpuFwl #patientchat
CrisisTextLine
#patientchat - @CrisisTextLine is free & confidential. Text w/ our counselors for support & referrals. Never be afraid to reach out for help
NicBernier2
Hate that I missed #patientchat today. Looks like there were some good discussions.
LVR131
RT @acognews: 5 ob-gyn procedures patients and doctors should question ow.ly/njW4R #patientchat
Baselinetweet
RT @Healthline: Communication with your doctor is vital to effective management of your health. healthline.com/health/consume… #PatientChat
handz98
RT @AAOS1: Teamwork in health care has been identified as an important skill for all medical staff #PatientChat ow.ly/njVyv #Tea
leahbinder
RT @TrishaTorrey: RT @tedeytan: @leahbinder Great physicians love seeing how their patients think. Helps us serve better #patientchat << ye…
GoneHiking70
Peg @GoneHiking70 over 6 years ago
RT @RWJF: T2 Sharing visit notes w/patients could be a routine part of care rwjf.ws/11gLNQK #patientchat
USNewsHealth
Here are the analytics for our #PatientChat! Great reach! bit.ly/18FzCCy
USNewsHealth
RT @leonardkl: Nearly 11 million impressions for #PatientChat! Thank you to all who participated or promoted the discussion!
leonardkl
Nearly 11 million impressions for #PatientChat! Thank you to all who participated or promoted the discussion!
AARPDE
@MayoClinic @USNewsHealth Excited to hear about this event! #TakeCharge of your health and your care #PatientChat
srinivav
how to know a dr in eagerness for money n fame not making a patient a guinea-pig? @elizcohencnn @MarkRaganCEO @theNPSF #patientchat

Jul 25, 2013 at 8:00pm UTC

sjakubow
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat Patients should bring an updated list of their medications or the pill bottles themselves - extremely usefu…
aleciab1012
kudos to @MayoClinic for its online health information section #patientchat
srinivav
RT @elizcohencnn: @USNewsHealth Ask dr/nurse to double check: "I would hate for there to be a mistake & u might be blamed." #patientchat
collegecrohnies
#PatientChat I think I've spent half my life in waiting rooms
AvatarPatExp
What is your organization doing to help improve the Patient Experience? #patientchat
dianamyee
RT @kpthrive: RT @elizcohencnn T3 10 secrets you shouldn't keep from your doctor edition.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/03… #patientchat
dianamyee
RT @kpthrive: RT @USNewsHealth T3 Can you give some examples of common questions patients neglect to ask before #surgery? #PatientChat
Zodiac_13
Dropping the R-word is the right thing to do buffalonews.com/apps/pbcs.dll/… @ESPN #tourismchat #HBRogue #patientchat #askwendy Amash AT&T Percy QB
dianamyee
RT @kpthrive: RT @tedeytan T3 Tip, email your doctor before you come to see them, documents questions in the record. #patientchat
dianamyee
RT @kpthrive: kp.org has great information on a variety of health topics #patientchat
dianamyee
RT @kpthrive: RT @tedeytan T2 Typically their health system should have that info available via web or mobile :) #patientchat
QueenValarie
#patientchat St. Joseph Hospital in Kansas City is the most hospitable, efficient, and patient friendly hospital I've ever been to. BRAVO
granitehead
Thesis Defense: MIT Media Center 7/26 1P prototype systems 2 help patients with data 4 decisions in HC media.mit.edu/events/2013/07… #patientchat
Consorz_Arsenal
RT @KPhealthyfun: We need informed, engaged patients who understand all questions cannot be answered by doctor. #PatientChat
DrZahwa
RT @HIMSS: Thanks to all of the #PatientChat contributors and @USNewsHealth for making it happen! ^MG
Bvarner2
The #patientchat may have healthy eating benefits as well as overall health benefits. eatinghealthydiets.com/?p=217
minxhalo
RT @MayoClinic: Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
minxhalo
RT @vivianleemd: How Sharing Information can Help Patients Make Best Decision Possible | goo.gl/XpuFwl #patientchat
repjuliahurley
RT @RWJF: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions rwjf.ws/12OgZVj #Patientchat
leonardkl
@schmitty4prez We take selections for chat topics, but most selections follow editorial calendar: bit.ly/14N2mqH. #PatientChat
DrSteinbaum
RT @WomenHeartOrg: Thanks @USNewsHealth for hosting a vibrant #PatientChat today - so many good topics, questions, and comments. Power to t…
leonardkl
#PatientChat is still trending. Scroll through the information to see what you missed. http://t.co/ObE0mGFZLg
schmitty4prez
@USNewsHealth @leonardkl Great #PatientChat today! Do you take suggestions for future topics?
hollyb512
RT @TrishaTorrey: #patientchat T3 changing docs: Relationship w/ doc is like marriage. If you can't trust, or can't communicate, it's time …
glreiny
RT @vivianleemd: How Sharing Information can Help Patients Make Best Decision Possible | goo.gl/XpuFwl #patientchat
PhlyingRPh
RT @theNPSF: T4 Reassure providers that you are asking for your own safety, see survey scientificamerican.com/podcast/episod… @sciam #PatientChat
BeAnExample
VMR @BeAnExample over 6 years ago
RT @NannetteSC: Ask your Dr to talk to you as if you were their mother/wife/daughter. That can help bring patience & empathy #PatientChat
FranIrving
RT @usnews: The @USNewsHealth #PatientChat is at 2 p.m. ET today! Join to discuss ways to become an empowered patient: http://t.co/UwX69jDi…
soledad_andrade
RT @MayoClinic: Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
stitchgirl71
RT @tedeytan: T3 Tip, email your doctor before you come to see them, documents questions in the record. #patientchat
MarketaHouskova
RT @RWJF: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions rwjf.ws/12OgZVj #Patientchat
waisunchan
We aspire for Dr-Pt relationships to become more like Dr-Pt partnerships today. Empowering Pts in their healthcare has many ++ #patientchat
MarketaHouskova
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: MT @rwjf: T4 Bring checklist on what to do b4 leaving hospital. English & Spanish #yourcare resources: #PatientChat http…
bios_freq
RT @RWJF: Did you know @AmerAcadPeds offers a symptom-checker on their website? online.wsj.com/article/SB1000… #patientchat
mrogers_utah
RT @vivianleemd: How Sharing Information can Help Patients Make Best Decision Possible | goo.gl/XpuFwl #patientchat
mrogers_utah
RT @UtahInnovation: #patientchat America Bracho had great insights on creating an alternative patient/provider paradigm @TEDMED http://t.c…
lauren_pearson
#patientchat Thanks for hosting @USNewsHealth! Incredible information shared today that will help patients and families.
JBBC
RT @tedeytan: T5 Doctors can't be the only ones to figure things out. It is the "decade of the patient" after all #patientchat
MoffittNews
T5 (cont.) ... Don’t forget: The ability to care for a loved one is dependent on caring for yourself, too. #PatientChat @USNewsHealth
KBDenney
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @myopennotes: @USNewsHealth #PatientChat pts forget 80% of what's said to them during a dr visit. need to give pts w…
MoffittNews
T5 Families provide physical and emotional support... (cont.) #PatientChat @USNewsHealth
TrishaTorrey
RT @NPAF_tweets: For patients getting ready for the new insurance marketplaces, here's a free guide: ow.ly/ni4Bj #PatientChat
NationaleHealth
Avg visit lasts only 18 min! arthritistoday.org/arthritis-trea… MT @TamiLB: I feel engaged, but need to be prepared, dr is mostly in hurry. #patientchat
freemedicalbill
Does contracting with third party payers compromise ethics? bit.ly/HAXRTB #MDchat #hcr #patientchat #nursechat #obamacare
TrishaTorrey
#patientchat all this info and LOTS more - new and revised version of You Bet Your Life! will be out in mid-Aug. Includes ACA and more.
dipp
RT @acognews: Here are several resources to help you and your family in talking with your doctor: ow.ly/njWtP #patientchat
NPAF_tweets
For patients getting ready for the new insurance marketplaces, here's a free guide: ow.ly/ni4Bj #PatientChat
CyndyNayer
RT @Lynne_T_Gordon: RT @rwjf: Thank you so much for participating on #PatientChat today! @USNewsHealth, you serve as a great host. <--Ditto!
CyndyNayer
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @rwjf: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions #Patientchat http://…
CyndyNayer
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Doctors should do a check-in: state concern and importance; affirm understanding #patientchat
CyndyNayer
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Doctors should provide instructions in more than 1 format: written, verbal, email, etc #patientchat
CyndyNayer
RT @FletcherAllen: @RWJF @USNewsHealth Thank you for hosting #PatientChat. Lots of great information shared!
iFlashOutOnHoes
RT @CardioSmart: Don't miss a beat! Discover the latest heart research: ht.ly/nkcEm #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @usnewshealth: And thank you to all #PatientChat participants! We learned a lot!
FirstHealth
Thanks to @USNewsHealth for the #PatientChat today! What great information from all involved!
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T5: One last tip: Patients and family members can ask for a team meeting time. #patientchat
LHIMA1
RT @AHIMAResources: Myphr.com is a good resource for finding apps to manage your health information T2 #PatientChat
DrSteinbaum
RT @CardioSmart: Don't miss a beat! Discover the latest heart research: ht.ly/nkcEm #PatientChat
iFlashOutOnHoes
RT @acognews: For doctors: how to address health literacy & make sure patients understand you ow.ly/njWkh #patientchat
AAOS1
Teamwork in health care has been identified as an important skill for all medical staff #PatientChat ow.ly/njVyv #TeamSTEPPS
web_supergirl
Oh, I thought #patientchat was when you @ someone and they don't answer you for 12 hours.
TrishaTorrey
whew! outstanding #patientchat was fast and furious! think I could use a nap now! << alas, no rest for the wicked.
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @usnewshealth: And thank you to all #PatientChat participants! We learned a lot!
DrSteinbaum
RT @USNewsHealth: Our #PatientChat today followed our 24th annual @usnews launch of Best #Hospitals last Tuesday: bit.ly/1aJDa3Y.
TrishaTorrey
whew! outstanding #patientchat was fast and furious! think I could use a nap now!
NPAF_tweets
@rockfordortho Here's that resource we mentioned on discussing $ and other sensitive topics w/ patients: ow.ly/nkdhR #PatientChat
leonardkl
@askmanny Haha this is a one-time chat! Though you can follow @USNewsHealth to see what other topics are coming up. #PatientChat
WomenHeartOrg
Thanks @USNewsHealth for hosting a vibrant #PatientChat today - so many good topics, questions, and comments. Power to the patient!
Rouillie
K. I've said, "fiddle sticks" before, but what are they exactly? #PatientChat
IvanJSGonzalez
RT @BreastImplants_: #PatientChat At consultations with your shortlisted boobjob surgeons, don't be afraid to ask questions about qualifica…
harriseve
How to be a more powerful patient (video) ow.ly/nkdba #patientchat #s4pm #epatient @ucsf
AHIMAResources
@USNewsHealth Thanks for hosting a great twitter chat! #PatientChat
UPMCPhysicianEd
RT @USNewsHealth: Our #PatientChat today followed our 24th annual @usnews launch of Best #Hospitals last Tuesday: bit.ly/1aJDa3Y.
goatfox
RT @USNewsHealth: Our #PatientChat today followed our 24th annual @usnews launch of Best #Hospitals last Tuesday: bit.ly/1aJDa3Y.
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T5: One last tip: Patients and family members can ask for a team meeting time. #patientchat
arava24
RT @acognews: For doctors: how to address health literacy & make sure patients understand you ow.ly/njWkh #patientchat
askmanny
Relevant 2 #PatientChat: Social Media + Monster Under the Bed: Latest Thinking, Fearing vs Embracing #HCSM bit.ly/138gqcg #P4DC
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @nyphospital: Lively dialogue! Look forward to the transcript @USNewsHealth #patientchat Us too!
tedeytan
RT @harriseve: You R a troublemaker ;) RT @askmanny: Will you be doing #PatientChat every Thursday? @USNewsHealth @leonardkl @tedeytan
RWJF_HumanCap
MT @inqriprogram: T5: Decisions re hospital discharge need to account for longer recovery in hosp, more difficulty at home. #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T5 Nearly 1 in 5 patnts covered by Medicare readmitted to hospital within a month of discharge #yourcare #PatientChat
harriseve
You R a troublemaker ;) RT @askmanny: Will you be doing #PatientChat every Thursday? @USNewsHealth @leonardkl @tedeytan
HIMSS
Thanks to all of the #PatientChat contributors and @USNewsHealth for making it happen! ^MG
RWJF_HumanCap
MT @INQRIProgram: T5: Families must listen to ptnts. Child ptnts's views diff than parents. INQRI study: #PatientChat ow.ly/nkcYl
goatfox
RT @MayoClinic: Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
goatfox
RT @USNewsHealth: That’s all we have time for today! #PatientChat
TheJump5
RT @CancerInnovate: We were glad to participate in #patientchat today; check out our tips and info from others if you get the chance by sea…
CancerInnovate
We were glad to participate in #patientchat today; check out our tips and info from others if you get the chance by searching the hashtag.
AHIMAResources
Looking for more information on becoming empowered patients? Myphr.com has a wealth of information. #PatientChat
USNewsHealth
Our #PatientChat today followed our 24th annual @usnews launch of Best #Hospitals last Tuesday: bit.ly/1aJDa3Y.
Lynne_T_Gordon
Ask your Health Information Mgmt professional about access, ownership, or amendment of your record. ahima.org #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @rwjf: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions #Patientchat http://…
NPAF_tweets
Many thanks to @USNewsHealth & participants for an excellent #PatientChat, from the teams at NPAF & PAF
UtahInnovation
RT @vivianleemd: How Sharing Information can Help Patients Make Best Decision Possible | goo.gl/XpuFwl #patientchat
vivianleemd
RT @UtahInnovation: #patientchat America Bracho had great insights on creating an alternative patient/provider paradigm @TEDMED http://t.c…
UofUHealthCare
RT @UtahInnovation: #patientchat America Bracho had great insights on creating an alternative patient/provider paradigm @TEDMED http://t.c…
NPAF_tweets
The PAF Facebook page also has up-to-date info and resources for patients: ow.ly/ni4hE #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Doctors should do a check-in: state concern and importance; affirm understanding #patientchat
TheJump5
RT @UtahInnovation: #patientchat America Bracho had great insights on creating an alternative patient/provider paradigm @TEDMED http://t.c…
UofUHealthCare
RT @vivianleemd: How Sharing Information can Help Patients Make Best Decision Possible | goo.gl/XpuFwl #patientchat
vivianleemd
How Sharing Information can Help Patients Make Best Decision Possible | goo.gl/XpuFwl #patientchat
NationaleHealth
RT @theNPSF: Thanks @USNewsHealth for hosting and sharing great info #PatientChat
UtahInnovation
#patientchat America Bracho had great insights on creating an alternative patient/provider paradigm @TEDMED goo.gl/bqGWk
INQRIProgram
RT @Steph_Steinberg: A huge thank you to @leonardkl for leading this successful @USNewsHealth #patientchat!
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T5: Have a family or personal advocate who can help w communication w health team & planning for health needs #patientchat
ORAOrthopedics
RT @AAOS1: #PatientChat OrthoInfo .org is an excellent source for bone & joint health information. ow.ly/nk7Ag @USNewsHealth
CardioSmart
Don't miss a beat! Discover the latest heart research: ht.ly/nkcEm #PatientChat
nyphospital
Lively dialogue! Look forward to the transcript @USNewsHealth #patientchat
CPeHealth
Thank you @USNewsHealth for hosting today's #PatientChat! Trending data underscores how much consumers, patients, & caregivers care!
NPAF_tweets
PAF's mobile phone app helps patients & providers find resources to help the insured & uninsured: ow.ly/ni2GX #PatientChat
IU_Health
Thanks for a great conversation @USNewsHealth we look forward to participating in future discussions! #PatientChat #EmpoweredPatient
NannetteSC
Grateful for the opp & insights RT @rwjf: Thank you so much for participating on #PatientChat today! @USNewsHealth, you are a great host.
Healthmessaging
wow...what energy in this group! #patientchat
askmanny
Missed it! :( RT @leonardkl: We are looking for patient empowerment experts or organizations for put #patientchat next Thursday.
theNPSF
Thanks @USNewsHealth for hosting and sharing great info #PatientChat
RileyHospital
Thank @USNewsHealth for an informative discussion on patient empowerment #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T5: One last tip: Patients and family members can ask for a team meeting time. #patientchat
AHIMAResources
RT @Healthmessaging: The fastest way to disempower and disengage a patient/person is to ignore what they have to say. #patientchat
goatfox
RT @RWJF: Thank you so much for participating on #PatientChat today! @USNewsHealth, you serve as a great host.
TrishaTorrey
@USNewsHealth thank you for inviting me to participate in #patientchat VERY Important convo. So pleased we reached so many!
Stephen_P_Dunn
RT @MayoClinic: Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
NPAF_tweets
Want to help shape policies and healthcare practices affecting patients? Volunteer with NPAF: npaf.org #PatientChat
LANMartti
Life saving video #interpreting product continues to grow! #PatientChat ow.ly/nkbjE
NationaleHealth
Being informed is key to pt engagement MT @TamiLB: RT @elizcohencnn: dr resents you doing your own research = deal breaker. #patientchat
MegeJohn
Following #patientchat. Realized I'm really lucky to have so many nurses in the fam. They make the best health advocates.
USCHealthNews
Thanks for hosting! Great discussion. RT @usnewshealth: That’s all we have time for today! #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T5: Communication between the many health team members is so important. #patientchat
USNewsHealth
You can reach me with questions or story ideas on Twitter at @leonardkl. Have a great day! #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Include a family member or advocate in discharge planning and preparation processes. #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
MT @usnewshealth: T5 Some patients might understand these principles, but be too sick to carry them out. Advice? #PatientChat
benheubl
RT @tedeytan: T5 #Doctors ask, "Who else in your life is helping you with this condition?" And listen to the answer, of course. #patientchat
Steph_Steinberg
A huge thank you to @leonardkl for leading this successful @USNewsHealth #patientchat!
MedStarHealth
@USNewsHealth It's #1 for us! Lots of helpful information for #patientempowerment Thanks for having us. #PatientChat http://t.co/fgiJsQHjDs
INQRIProgram
T5: Starting family discussions about discharge early is key to successful transitions to post-hospital care #patientchat
USNewsHealth
And thank you to all #PatientChat participants! We learned a lot!
SharonneHayes
RT @MayoClinic Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T5: Decisions about hospital discharge need to account for longer recovery in hospital and more difficulty at home. #patientchat
theNPSF
T5 #Doctors: Words to Watch, bit.ly/MWY1ne to avoid confusing patients #PatientChat
tedeytan
T5 Please find me at @kptotalhealth , Washington, DC, where we talk and show what total health is and can be #optimistic #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @usnewshealth: T5 For our final topic we would like to discuss the role that families and friends can have in your care. #PatientChat
CardioSmart
What does your doc want you to know about your heart condition & related health concerns? Fact Sheets: ht.ly/nkcph #PatientChat
KPNewscenter
RT @tedeytan: T5 I'm here because I'm committed to a partnership in improving not just health care and health #patientchat
harriseve
RT @firsthealth: T5 Patient Navigators engage caregivers as well as patients. #PatientChat
nhanson22
RT @MayoClinic Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
TrishaTorrey
RT @tedeytan: T5 Doctors can't be the only ones to figure things out. It is the "decade of the patient" after all #patientchat
USNewsHealth
I’ll be aggregating top tweets in a Storify piece on our website, and I’ll be writing a follow-up story. #PatientChat
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @rwjf: Thank you so much for participating on #PatientChat today! @USNewsHealth, you serve as a great host. <--Ditto!
MayoClinic
Check out our Sharing Mayo Clinic blog where patients can share their stories mayocl.in/14La1Uh #patientchat
ChrisKirk
Well said. RT @tedeytan: T5 I'm here because I'm committed to a partnership in improving not just health care and health #patientchat
WomenHeartOrg
@USNewsHealth caregivers have challenging & meaningful role. We can help. Visit bit.ly/1bmC3LA #PatientChat
USNewsHealth
That’s all we have time for today! #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
RT @FirstHealth: T5 Patient Navigators engage caregivers as well as patients. #PatientChat
harriseve
RT @trishatorrey: #patientchat T4 Doc in a hurry? Say, "Doc, I see UR in a hurry, but I still have questions, how shld I get them answered?"
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @rwjf: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions #Patientchat ow.ly/nkcp7
tedeytan
T5 I'm here because I'm committed to a partnership in improving not just health care and health #patientchat
KPNewscenter
RT @tedeytan: T4 "It's okay to speak up" "Understand doctors are just like you" #patientchat
TamiLB
@tedeytan LOL, I like that we beat 'things people do that piss me off!" #patientchat
jorgecortell
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Patients possibly reluctant to speak up because they are concerned it will upset providers and affect t…
USNewsHealth
RT @TrishaTorrey: #patientchat T5 legal trouble? you hire a lawyer. financial trouble? hire a CPA. If you are having health probs, hire a …
jorgecortell
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Need to change the culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empowered to speak…
nhanson22
RT @vmontori Caregivers support #spoonies yet they remain unsupported by healthcare systems - missed opportunity #patientchat
INQRIProgram
RT @RWJF: Thank you so much for participating on #PatientChat today! @USNewsHealth, you serve as a great host.
USCHealthNews
Yes. Supporting a patient's support system is invaluable. RT @tedeytan: T5 Modern health systems accommodate friends and family #patientchat
SharonneHayes
RT @vmontori Caregivers increase capacity to patients w chronic conditions without minimally disruptive medicine #patientchat
TrishaTorrey
#patientchat T5 legal trouble? you hire a lawyer. financial trouble? hire a CPA. If you are having health probs, hire a #patientadvocate
LuissetteFiguer
@tedeytan Agree! PHRs must provide the option for patient's to give family and friends access to their information #patientchat
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @Healthmessaging: The fastest way to disempower and disengage a patient/person is to ignore what they have to say. #patientchat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: MT @inqriprogram: Our resrch: Discharge assessmnt tool helps #nurses prevnt re-hosps. #patientchat INQRI/@RWJF-funded ht…
kpthrive
RT @tedeytan: T5 Modern health systems accommodate friends and family #patientchat
NPAF_tweets
@tamilb & someone who is detail oriented, will take good notes :) #PatientChat
JimPolandcom
RT @RWJF: Did you know @AmerAcadPeds offers a symptom-checker on their website? online.wsj.com/article/SB1000… #patientchat
LANMartti
Great Tweeting with everyone in #PatientChat! While you're here, take a look at our video #interpreting device! ow.ly/nkaEJ
IU_Health
RT @RileyHospital: T5: Family-centered rounds and bedside report offer families a voice in the care plan. #PatientChat
ORAOrthopedics
RT @AAOS1: Having surgery? ‘Sign Your Site’ ow.ly/nk2ju #PatientChat @USNewsHealth
INQRIProgram
@SusanLarsenBeck agreed - pre-discharge education about all of those things (what to watch for, when to call) so impt! #patientchat
kmdougan
RT @TrishaTorrey: #patientchat T4 if doc is in big hurry, say, "Doc, I see you're in a hurry, but I still have questions, how should I get …
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4: Doctors should do a check-in: state concern and importance; affirm understanding #patientchat
paulmurf63
RT @RileyHospital: T5: Family-centered rounds and bedside report offer families a voice in the care plan. #PatientChat
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @TrishaTorrey: RT @tedeytan: #patientchat am appreciating the perspective of people who must grapple with lots of information quickly. <…
FirstHealth
T5 Patient Navigators engage caregivers as well as patients. #PatientChat

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KPNewscenter
RT @tedeytan: T5 Doctors can't be the only ones to figure things out. It is the "decade of the patient" after all #patientchat
CardioSmart
Patients: Prepare for your next appointment with this checklist: ht.ly/nkbEr #PatientChat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4: Doctors should provide instructions in more than 1 format: written, verbal, email, etc #patientchat
kmdougan
RT @TrishaTorrey: #patientchat T3 changing docs: Relationship w/ doc is like marriage. If you can't trust, or can't communicate, it's time …
mvsachse
If you are inpatient & don't have a family member w/ you call them when the doc comes in, and put them on speaker. #patientchat
tedeytan
T5 Doctors can't be the only ones to figure things out. It is the "decade of the patient" after all #patientchat
nhanson22
Nice work. Huge chat. Will def. need the transcript. RT @USNewsHealth Here is #PatientChat trending! http://t.co/EYk8eh7sTD
vmontori
Caregivers support #spoonies yet they remain unsupported by healthcare systems - missed opportunity #patientchat
KPNewscenter
RT @tedeytan: T5 Modern health systems accommodate friends and family #patientchat
CyndyNayer
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: If you know you are not supposed to have a procedure or test, ask for a TIMEOUT. #patientchat
CyndyNayer
RT @NationaleHealth: very true @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Telling is not communication #patientchat
CyndyNayer
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Tips for patients: have questions ready before each visit and take notes #patientchat
CyndyNayer
RT @INQRIProgram: T4: Our research shows discharge assessment tool can help #nurses prevent re-hosps. bit.ly/15FAEbS #patientchat I…
AHIMAResources
RT @NannetteSC: Ask your Dr to talk to you as if you were their mother/wife/daughter. That can help bring patience & empathy #PatientChat
RileyHospital
T5: Family-centered rounds and bedside report offer families a voice in the care plan. #PatientChat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4 Experts: Poorly managed transitions from hospital to home diminish health & increase costs #AF4Q #yourcare #PatientChat
LoebStacy
Many men don't understand medical terms like #prostate or #erection -don't be afraid to ask reut.rs/19ldVVc via @reuters #PatientChat
CardioSmart
Are you #CardioSmart? Get tips and tools for managing your heart condition and living heart healthy: ht.ly/nkc7x #PatientChat
HeartSisters
If this doctor couldn't ask her kid's doc to wash hands, pts don't have a hope in hell to ask @theNPSF bit.ly/169bouI #PatientChat
FletcherAllen
@RWJF @USNewsHealth Thank you for hosting #PatientChat. Lots of great information shared!
MalloryEditing
RT @MoffittNews: T3 Questions to ask your doctor when coping with a #cancer diagnosis: bit.ly/157G8fm #PatientChat @USNewsHealth
RWJF_HumanCap
MT @inqriprogram: T4 More than a 1/3 of us don’t get the tests, referrals, follow-up care we need after a hosp stay #yourcare #PatientChat
Healthmessaging
The fastest way to disempower and disengage a patient/person is to ignore what they have to say. #patientchat
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Need to change the culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empowered to speak…
theNPSF
RT @lisagualtieri T5 Limited health literacy skills came be an impediment for family and friends, not just for patients #PatientChat
harriseve
Ha! RT @tedeytan: @TrishaTorrey #patientchat appreci8ng the perspective of people who must grapple with lots of info #takeaway
DrIvorHorn
YES MT @lisagualtieri: T5 Limited health lit can be an impediment for family and friends, not just for patients #PatientChat #patientchat
TamiLB
RT @elizcohencnn: Fire your dr if s/he resents you doing your own research. That's a deal breaker. #patientchat
SusanLarsenBeck
@INQRIProgram Need better systems to follow-up! Did the patient understand what to do? watch for? when to call? Adequate help? #PatientChat
providence_phc
Patients heal faster when they're treated near home. #TeleMedicine does that; sometimes with a #robot! washington.providence.org/hospitals/sacr… #PatientChat
AHIMAResources
AHIMA is driving the power of knowledge; health information where and when it's needed by providers, patients or professionals #PatientChat
NPAF_tweets
T5: Understand that health advocates may be able to assist in number of different areas #PatientChat
Jennminarcik
Join now! Discussion on how patients can take ownership of their care #PatientChat mayocl.in/16eqaQR"
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4 80% of patients discharged from the ER don’t understand their home care instructions #AF4Q #yourcare #PatientChat
RWJF
Thank you so much for participating on #PatientChat today! @USNewsHealth, you serve as a great host.
tedeytan
T5 What I love about being in a health system where members, staff, physicians work together - all opinions are welcome #patientchat
TamiLB
RT @lisagualtieri: T5 Limited health literacy skills can be an impediment for family and friends, not just for patients #PatientChat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4: Include a family member or advocate in discharge planning and preparation processes. #patientchat
Deb_Canada
RT @MichaelSprouse: @USNewsHealth #PatientChat Humor may make people feel better but hand hygiene is no laughing matter and if someone gets…
lauren_pearson
#patientchat T4: Having surgery? Be sure the doc ‘Signs Your Site’ ow.ly/nk2ju @USNewsHealth
GobelGroup
RT @RWJF: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions rwjf.ws/12OgZVj #Patientchat
MedStarHealth
@USNewsHealth They can help you understand the information given to you by your doctor, help you ask ?s and provide support. #PatientChat
SimonaWare09
RT @elizcohencnn: Fire your dr if s/he resents you doing your own research. That's a deal breaker. #patientchat
TrishaTorrey
RT @lisagualtieri: T5 Limited health literacy skills came be an impediment for family and friends, not just for patients #PatientChat
nhanson22
RT @TamiLB T5 Important to bring outspoken person with you, especially if you feel too sick to ask questions, advocate for you. #patientchat
NPAF_tweets
T5: Look for a health advocate that is highly recommended or from well-respected org, someone connected to their profession. #PatientChat
SharonneHayes
RT @vmontori Caregivers expand capacity to do patientwork, leaving patient with more energy, attention, time to live life. #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
MT @inqriprogram: T4: Patient should feel ready for dischrge, know abt home selfcare, able to handle home demands, have support #patientchat
harriseve
cultural influence RT @medstarhealth: @USNewsHealth Families & friends play HUGE role in overall health & care of patient #PatientChat
GobelGroup
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Need to change the culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empowered to speak…
NationaleHealth
W/o a pt, docs just sit alone in an exam room MT @MoffittNews: Patients come first. MT @TheNPSF T4 Patients should have control #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
RT @tedeytan: #patientchat am appreciating the perspective of people who must grapple with lots of information quickly. < great point
vmontori
Caregivers play key role lending capacity to patients w many chronic conditions who do not get minimally disruptive medicine #patientchat
Rankingsguy
T5 @MountSinaiNYC I can't agree. Rarely can family members/others be there 24/7, and they may not know enough to be watchful. #patientchat
CPeHealth
One way to empower patients - Make access to health information easy for pts and their caregivers; advance #BlueButton! #PatientChat
NPAF_tweets
T5: When evaluating a health advocate, clarify what services are part of your agreement. Discuss cost and estimate charges. #PatientChat
lisagualtieri
T5 Limited health literacy skills came be an impediment for family and friends, not just for patients #PatientChat
tedeytan
T5 Modern health systems accommodate friends and family #patientchat
FletcherAllen
How we improve patient communications in our Clinical Simulation Lab bit.ly/ZXK0z3 #PatientChat
TamiLB
T5 Important to bring outspoken person with you, especially if you feel too sick to ask questions, advocate for you. #patientchat
NPAF_tweets
T5: When evaluating a health advocate, look for someone w/ experience in your specific issue & health discipline. #PatientChat
TinyTonyH
RT @NannetteSC: Ask your Dr to talk to you as if you were their mother/wife/daughter. That can help bring patience & empathy #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
T5 #patientchat hiring a professional patient advocate - read hundreds of testimonials on advocate listings at AdvoConnection.com
kpthrive
MT @KPhealthyfun Beyond diseases, I like to ask my patients "What do you REALLY enjoy?" Helps me understand their motivation. #PatientChat
HelloDoctorApp
@nhanson22 and very often caregivers care for more than one patient at the same time. #PatientChat
h1choksi
Would #PatientEd platform providing reliable, concise info tuned to patient's comprehension level be useful? #Patientchat
NPAF_tweets
@rankingsguy @SharonneHayes @NavigateCancer helps translate medical lingo: ow.ly/nkbTC To 2nd Q, good caregivers do. #PatientChat
CanPharma_LMK
"@MayoClinic: T1: Connect with other patients at our online community connect.mayoclinic.org #patientchat" very cool.
vmontori
Caregivers expand capacity to do patientwork, leaving complex patient with a bit more energy, attention, time to live life. #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4: Patients, doctors, and nurses have different criteria for discharge readiness differently. #patientchat
DrIvorHorn
T5: Families are important when realistic developing care plans. #patientchat
Lynne_T_Gordon
T5: Know the law, have a medical power of attorney who can help and who you trust to make care decisions ow.ly/nkbOt #PatientChat
GobelGroup
RT @UNC_Health_Care: Don’t just treat patients but partner with them. #PatientChat
RWJF_HumanCap
MT @inqriprogram: Our resrch: Discharge assessmnt tool helps #nurses prevnt re-hosps. #patientchat INQRI/@RWJF-funded ow.ly/nkbHN
JimPolandcom
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: .@USNewsHealth chat re becoming an empowered patient is under way. Use hashtag #Patientchat NOW!
JBBC
RT @NannetteSC: Ask your Dr to talk to you as if you were their mother/wife/daughter. That can help bring patience & empathy #PatientChat
mvsachse
Great idea! RT @FletcherAllen: At #VT Children’s Hospital, we host Family Rounds. Parents are part of the care team, too #PatientChat
tedeytan
@TrishaTorrey #patientchat I am appreciating the perspective of people who must grapple with lots of information quickly. #takeaway
FletcherAllen
Bedside shift reports are a good opportunity to hear from patient & family/advocates for info not noted in report #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
RT @NannetteSC: Ask your Dr to talk to you as if you were their mother/wife/daughter. That can help bring patience & empathy #PatientChat
arava24
RT @acognews: 5 ob-gyn procedures patients and doctors should question ow.ly/njW4R #patientchat
TrishaTorrey
RT @rankingsguy: @TrishaTorrey @USNewsHealth Yes! Thank you for that. #patientchat << yerwelcome :-)
NYCSeniors
RT @nhanson22: T5: Don't forget that many of the caregivers out there are family and friends. #patientchat
Healthmessaging
@Rankingsguy @elizcohencnn @USNewsHealth Try bedside rounding by clinicians. Rounds are too often done around a computer #patientchat
KPhealthyfun
Beyond diseases, treatments, etc. I like to ask my patient's "What do you REALLY enjoy?" Helps me understand their motivation. #PatientChat
SharonneHayes
RT @Healthmessaging @SharonneHayes Pts don't speak up for lots of reasons. not wanting to interrupt, confront, appear stupid. #patientchat
NannetteSC
AGREE! RT @medstarhealth: @USNewsHealth Families and friends play a HUGE role in the overall health and care of a patient. #PatientChat
HelloDoctorApp
RT @MedStarHealth: @USNewsHealth Families and friends play a HUGE role in the overall health and care of a patient. #PatientChat
FletcherAllen
At #VT Children’s Hospital, we host Family Rounds. Parents are part of the care team, too #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
@tedeytan lovin this Ted! How 'bout you? (am IN my ELEMENT! LOL!) #patientchat
acognews
Here are several resources to help you and your family in talking with your doctor: ow.ly/njWtP #patientchat
Steph_Steinberg
@CancerInnovate See this @USNews story for ideas: "How to Develop Effective End-of-Life Plans" money.usnews.com/money/blogs/th… #patientchat
goatfox
RT @USNewsHealth: T5 Patients: Has anyone hired a health advocate? What was your experience? #PatientChat
USNewsHealth
RT @nhanson22: T5: Don't forget that many of the caregivers out there are family and friends. #patientchat
Healthline
@USNewsHealth Let them know that you're here to help. Offer understanding and encouragement. #patientchat
providence_phc
RT @USNewsHealth: T5 For our final topic we would like to discuss the role that families and friends can have in your care. #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T5 Patients are never in it alone! Family members, friends, patient advocates - plenty of resources to empo…
NannetteSC
Ask your Dr to talk to you as if you were their mother/wife/daughter. That can help bring patience & empathy #PatientChat
nhanson22
T5: Don't forget that many of the caregivers out there are family and friends. #patientchat
DrIvorHorn
T5: This is always a topic in pediatrics. But important to ask about ALL the people involved in someone's care & support #patientchat
SusanLarsenBeck
T5 Families can be partners in care. Theyare the other ear and voice to help patients follow-up and adhere to recommended care. #PatientChat
MedStarHealth
@USNewsHealth Families and friends play a HUGE role in the overall health and care of a patient. #PatientChat
harriseve
RT @usnewshealth: T5 Patients: Has anyone hired a health advocate? What was your experience? #PatientChat
tedeytan
#patientchat I think we're setting a record in scrolling speed!
ajack032
RT @AHIMAResources: Be empowered. Be informed. Take control of your health information. #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
#patientchat T5 when patients don't understand, or are too sick, "should" hire a prof patient advocate to help: AdvoConnection.com
LyndeDerm
It's a personal and honest relationship. We value our relationships with our patients and truely want what is best for them #PatientChat
srinivav
RT @elizcohencnn: For more on patients helping other patients, see edition.cnn.com/2009/HEALTH/02… #patientchat
WebGirlAmanda
@USNewsHealth Once I had a concussion and my friend had to drive me to the ER and speak with the doctors for me. #PatientChat
providence_phc
T5 #Online Blogs bring experts patients & families together 24/7 to teach, share and support each other. provcancerblog.org #PatientChat
CPeHealth
Worth another RT @HIMSS: RT @UNC_Health_Care Don’t just treat patients but PARTNER with them. #PatientChat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4: Discharge should be a joint decision between patient and health team #patientchat
USNewsHealth
T5 Patients: Has anyone hired a health advocate? What was your experience? #PatientChat
randyschwarz
MT @vmontori: Ppl afraid ?s/ challenges might lead to "someone spitting in food". Pt is partner when this fear dissolves #patientchat
UtahInnovation
T5: Becker’s Hospital Review shares a 5-pronged approach to better patient satisfaction: goo.gl/exo4bt @SabrinaRodak #PatientChat
MountSinaiNYC
#patientchat T5 Patients are never in it alone! Family members, friends, patient advocates - plenty of resources to empower the patient!
Lynne_T_Gordon
#HITECH is empowering parents to have immunization, other records sent directly to schools with a single call #PatientChat
USCHealthNews
RT @usnewshealth: T5 For our final topic we would like to discuss the role that families and friends can have in your care. #PatientChat
NPAF_tweets
T5: Patients & caregivers in need of advocate help can reach out to PAF: patientadvocate.org/gethelp #PatientChat
LuissetteFiguer
RT @tedeytan: T5 #Doctors ask, "Who else in your life is helping you with this condition?" And listen to the answer, of course. #patientchat
healthpolicygrp
"Great Physicians love seeing how their Patients think.. Helps us serve better." ~@tedeytan #PatientChat #MedEd #sdoh
MoffittNews
Patients come first. MT @TheNPSF T4 Patients should have control of their care. Don’t consent until questions are answered #PatientChat
roz_davies
RT @acognews: For doctors: how to address health literacy & make sure patients understand you ow.ly/njWkh #patientchat
acognews
5 ob-gyn procedures patients and doctors should question ow.ly/njW4R #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T5 Nearly 1 in 5 patients covered by Medicare is readmitted to the hospital within a month of discharge #yourcare #PatientChat
Healthmessaging
@TrishaTorrey also frustrating because most people don't have the internal fortitude to follow through #patientchat
Rankingsguy
@elizcohencnn @USNewsHealth So what would you advise a typical frightened hospital patient to do or say, Elizabeth? #patientchat
nhanson22
T5: Hate going to the doc, they encourage me to go when it's really needed. #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T5: Families must listen to patients; ex. child patients have diff views from parents INQRI study: bit.ly/RkxGVy #PatientChat
aditivosresinas
RT @NCCAM: T1 We have a module that may help with better understanding health in the news: 1.usa.gov/13I3QjR #patientchat
mcamps
RT @tedeytan: T3 Honesty is a great thing. When we were training, our patients knew their care was a gift to our learning. #patientchat
Katie_Stribbs
RT @BreastImplants_: #PatientChat At consultations with your shortlisted boobjob surgeons, don't be afraid to ask questions about qualifica…
INQRIProgram
T5: Have a family or personal advocate who can help with communication with the health team & planning for health needs #patientchat
tedeytan
T5 #Doctors ask, "Who else in your life is helping you with this condition?" And listen to the answer, of course. #patientchat
elizcohencnn
@theNPSF @MarkRaganCEO I totally get it. Even empowered people feel uncomfortable asking to wash hands. #patientchat
MichaelSprouse
@USNewsHealth #PatientChat Humor may make people feel better but hand hygiene is no laughing matter and if someone gets offended, oh well
MoffittNews
T3 Questions to ask your doctor when coping with a #cancer diagnosis: bit.ly/157G8fm #PatientChat @USNewsHealth
USNewsHealth
T5 Patients: Tell us about a time you brought a friend to the hospital for a meeting with a health care professional. #PatientChat
MayraMejiaMS
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Pts should contact a patient rep or patient service center. Without their input, hospitals cannot truly…
goatfox
RT @USNewsHealth: T5 For our final topic we would like to discuss the role that families and friends can have in your care. #PatientChat
MedStarHealth
RT @tedeytan: T4 "It's okay to speak up" "Understand doctors are just like you" #patientchat
UNC_Health_Care
RT @nyphospital: T4: Patients & families should not be surprised, discharge planning & education should begin on Day 1 #patientchat
MayraMejiaMS
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Need to change the culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empowered to speak…
kpthrive
RT @USNewsHealth T5 For our final topic we would like to discuss the role that families and friends can have in your care. #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
@USNewsHealth Kimberly - when you put your article together, please note too many "shoulds" and not enough "ares" #patientchat
NewmanMilitia
@JohnFromCranber He needs to stop ignoring things like the seal team deaths because that was not phoney! #TCAs13 #PatientChat #AskWendy
SaferPatientsAM
RT @elizcohencnn: Fire your dr if s/he resents you doing your own research. That's a deal breaker. #patientchat
harriseve
MT @mountsinainyc: #patientchat T4: reluctant 2speak up b/c concern it will upset providers & affect care? YES, research supports this 2 :(
USNewsHealth
T5 Some patients might understand these principles, but be too sick to carry them out. What advice do you have for them? #PatientChat
MayraMejiaMS
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: If instructions about a new treatment are unclear, pt needs to speak with provider - can often use e-ma…
Healthline
Social Network Allows Patients to Share Diagnoses and Test Results. Your thoughts? healthline.com/health-news/te… #patientchat
srinivav
RT @elizcohencnn: @USNewsHealth I riff on this in my book "The Empowered Patient" remember gloves don't = clean! #patientchat
UtahInnovation
RT @SharonneHayes: RT @MountSinaiNYC #patientchat T4: Need to change culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empo…
vmontori
Ppl afraid ?s/ challenges might lead to "someone spitting at the food in the kitchen". Pt is partner when this fear dissolves #patientchat
DrIvorHorn
@harriseve Imagine how that feels for patients/families with limited literacy and limited health literacy! #patientchat
NPAF_tweets
Great goal to strive for! RT @inqriprogram: T4: Docs should provide instructions in more than 1 format: written, verbal, email, #patientchat
tedeytan
T4 which reminds me why I don't like people calling me "Dr." First name basis is best :) #patientchat
USNewsHealth
T5 For our final topic we would like to discuss the role that families and friends can have in your care. #PatientChat
MayraMejiaMS
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T3: You should consider switching doctors when you no longer feel you are able to communicate effectively.
lisagualtieri
RT @INQRIProgram T4 @RWJF is interested in how we can “flip the clinic” to improve doctor’s visits. bit.ly/168RaBe #PatientChat
HelloDoctorApp
RT @CPeHealth: Right on @tedeytan - we should engage patients at ALL levels of healthcare design, delivery, & governance #patientchat
tedeytan
T4 "It's okay to speak up" "Understand doctors are just like you" #patientchat
Duke_CFM
Trying to keep up with #PatientChat? MT @usnewshealth: We'll run a transcript on @usnews. Lots of participants...difficult to see all advice
pettigrew66
RT @NannetteSC: Often they are intimidated.RT @usnewshealth: @nyphospital T4 Why are patients often reluctant to speak up? #PatientChat
HelloDoctorApp
@NannetteSC @USNewsHealth @nyphospital there are many kinds of fears, was just stating one. and yes, you are correct. #patientchat
USNewsHealth
RT @TrishaTorrey: #patientchat frustrating to see so many "shoulds" b/c they all indicate that in too many places, that's not the rule.
RWJF_HumanCap
MT @usnewshealth: We'll run a transcript and story on @usnews! Lots of participants and it is difficult to see all the advice. #PatientChat
CancerInnovate
@Steph_Steinberg How do you think providers can support patients and their families engaging in end-of-life conversations? #patientchat
tripwolf
RT @INQRIProgram: T4: Doctors should do a check-in: state concern and importance; affirm understanding #patientchat
TrishaTorrey
#patientchat frustrating to see so many "shoulds" b/c they all indicate that in too many places, that's not the rule.
HIMSS
RT @CPeHealth Right on @tedeytan - we should engage patients at ALL levels of healthcare design, delivery, &amp; governance #patientchat
tedeytan
T4.5 a few pieces of advice from my colleagues @kpnewscenter #patientchat
NationaleHealth
MT "@RWJF: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! #Patientchat" The Pt Engmnt Framework is for every1 too nationalehealth.org/patient-engage…
michelesaysana
RT @INQRIProgram: T4: Doctors should provide instructions in more than 1 format: written, verbal, email, etc #patientchat
Healthmessaging
@SharonneHayes @NPAF_tweets Pts don't speak up for lots of reasons.. not wanting to interrupt, confront or appear stupid. #patientchat
nhanson22
Like this RT @INQRIProgram T4: Doctors should provide instructions in more than 1 format: written, verbal, email, etc #patientchat
elizcohencnn
@USNewsHealth I've seen drs/nurses put on new gloves without washing hands. Not good enough! Just means dirty gloves! #patientchat
codyalanreel
#patientchat I'm too impatient for this. Or is it outpatient?
goatfox
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Patient needs to discuss concerns with doctor as provider may not have considered other pt needs (eg ho…
Rankingsguy
@SharonneHayes @NPAF_tweets Absolutely right, Sharonne. How do they get past that, and do most care givers really want them to? #patientchat
askch
RT @TrishaTorrey: #patientchat T3 changing docs: Relationship w/ doc is like marriage. If you can't trust, or can't communicate, it's time …
FirstHealth
T4 PFAC members work as partners with hospital staff toward the common goal of an exceptional experience for every patient. #PatientChat
CPeHealth
Right on @tedeytan - we should engage patients at ALL levels of healthcare design, delivery, & governance #patientchat
harriseve
Even among well educated, research supports this MT @npaf_tweets: T4: Reasons patients may hesitate 2speak up: feel subordinate #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T4: Doctors should provide instructions in more than 1 format: written, verbal, email, etc #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @rwjf: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions rwjf.ws/12OgZVj #Patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4: Doctors should do a check-in: state concern and importance; affirm understanding #patientchat
kbrick
RT @RWJF: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions rwjf.ws/12OgZVj #Patientchat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Tips for patients: have questions ready before each visit and take notes #patientchat
HelloDoctorApp
@Rankingsguy that is an interesting observation. how do you see it? #patientchat
NPAF_tweets
T5: Designate family member or other trusted person to be your advocate. Consider medical power of attorney. #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
(#patientchat is trending - great job, all!)
theNPSF
T4 Why one mother (a doctor) struggled to ask docs to wash hands: bit.ly/169bouI @MarkRaganCEO #PatientChat
AHIMAResources
RT @KPhealthyfun: We need informed, engaged patients who understand all questions cannot be answered by doctor. #PatientChat
michelesaysana
RT @nyphospital: T4: Patients & families should not be surprised, discharge planning & education should begin on Day 1 #patientchat
NannetteSC
Drs don't even question other Drs...RT @hellodoctorapp: @NannetteSC @USNewsHealth @nyphospital fear of sounding ignorant #patientchat
lauren_pearson
RT @AAOS1: T3 It’s important to be honest when you talk w/ your doctor. Write down your questions! ow.ly/njUr7 #PatientChat @US…
DesignerX_
RT @Fly_Minion: Need a graphic designer ? Invitations? Flyers? Logos? Check out the pic. #graphics #design #patientchat http://t.co/MsNPMKY…
Lynne_T_Gordon
@inqriprogram Yes! Your family member should be informed. MyPHR can help you prepare: ow.ly/nkaUz #PatientChat
dese2
RT @acognews: T4: ACOG Committee Opinion: Surgery and Patient Choice ow.ly/nkaAc #patientchat
Steph_Steinberg
@ndccharity End of life plans are important to talk about w/your family. Just read @philmoeller's letter money.usnews.com/money/blogs/th… #PatientChat
elizcohencnn
#patientchat @HeartSisters @USNewsHealth Yes but happens way too often so we need to know it and come up with strategies for asking.
tedeytan
T4 Let's assume it, and our patients will exceed our expectations - they want care to be great for everyone, always. Always. #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4 @RWJF is interested in how we can “flip the clinic” to improve doctor’s visits. bit.ly/168RaBe #PatientChat
srinivav
RT @elizcohencnn: Be blunt and specific: I dont feel ready because _ and I'd hate for something bad to happen when I go home. #patientchat
goatfox
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Need to change the culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empowered to speak…
Healthline
@sonalkumar2011 @nhanson22 @BlueShieldCA Yes, it's essential to effective health management. #patientchat
HITBlogger
RT @TamiLB: RT @dailyrx: @3Lehman Yes. Social media is a key part of patient information distribution. #HCSM #PatientChat
LoebStacy
Ask your doctor about #prostatecancer #screening w/ #PSA -not enough patients sharing in this decision #PatientChat annfammed.org/content/11/4/3…
nyphospital
T4: Patients & families should not be surprised, discharge planning & education should begin on Day 1 #patientchat
goatfox
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Patients possibly reluctant to speak up because they are concerned it will upset providers and affect t…
KPNewscenter
RT @tedeytan: T4 Put it out there, and #doctors need to create the environment where it can be put out there #patientchat
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: MT @rwjf: T4 Bring checklist on what to do b4 leaving hospital. English & Spanish #yourcare resources: #PatientChat http…
askch
RT @RWJF: T4 ask questions, know meds + potential side effects, know what to do if symptoms get worse rwjf.ws/XCKM48 #PatientChat
SharonneHayes
RT @NPAF_tweets T4: Reasons patients may hesitate to speak up: don't understand lingo, feel subordinate. #PatientChat
Rankingsguy
Interesting how many of the comments here divide into those from folks who clearly have and haven't been hospital patients. #patientchat
tedeytan
T4 "If two people have the same information, they are likely to come to the same conclusion" Patients are smart and exceptional #patientchat
UPMCPhysicianEd
RT @Healthline: Communication with your doctor is vital to effective management of your health. healthline.com/health/consume… #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @myopennotes: @USNewsHealth #PatientChat pts forget 80% of what's said to them during a dr visit. need to give pts w…
DrZahwa
RT @HIMSS: RT @UNC_Health_Care Don’t just treat patients but partner with them. #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
@RWJF -- T4 Here is a checklist of what to do before leaving the hospital #yourcare #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
RT @tedeytan: PS None of us are going anywhere, it's the beauty of Twitter! #patientchat
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @KPhealthyfun: We need informed, engaged patients who understand all questions cannot be answered by doctor. #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T4 See what a #patient can do to help avoid readmission to the hospital #yourcare #PatientChat bit.ly/12fTjfV
tedeytan
T4 Put it out there, and #doctors need to create the environment where it can be put out there #patientchat
NannetteSC
Just say no! RT @inqriprogram: T4: If you know you are not supposed to have a procedure or test, ask for a TIMEOUT. #patientchat
TamiLB
@usnewshealth too many stories for a tweet! Wanted a procedure that 2 drs said I shouldn't have. It got rid of my liver mets. #patientchat
kpthrive
RT @USNewsHealth We'll be running a transcript and story on @usnews! Lots of participants and it is hard to see all the advice. #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
RT @HeartSisters: Is anybody but me revolted that patients must ASK their docs to wash hands before touching them? T4 #patientchat @elizcoh…
INQRIProgram
T4 Experts: Better communication between patient’s team of providers key factor in smooth care transitions #yourcare #PatientChat
askch
RT @TrishaTorrey: #patientchat T4 if doc is in big hurry, say, "Doc, I see you're in a hurry, but I still have questions, how should I get …
INQRIProgram
T4 Experts: Poorly managed transitions from hospitals to home diminish health & increase costs #AF4Q #yourcare #PatientChat
NPAF_tweets
T4: Reasons patients may hesitate to speak up: don't understand lingo, feel subordinate, don't know how to phrase concerns. #PatientChat
HIMSS
RT @AHIMAResources RT @tedeytan: T4 In the big picture, it's about involving patients in the way the system is designed #patientchat
theNPSF
RT @TrishaTorrey #patientchat T4 if pt doesn't feel ready to be discharged, ask #patientadvocate to step in & work w/ hosp to stay longer
RileyHospital
RT @SharonneHayes: RT @MountSinaiNYC #patientchat T4: Need to change culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empo…
Healthline
Communication with your doctor is vital to effective management of your health. healthline.com/health/consume… #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T4 More than a 1/3 of us don’t get the tests, referrals or follow-up care we need after a hospital stay #yourcare #PatientChat
MountSinaiNYC
#patientchat T4: Patient needs to discuss concerns with doctor as provider may not have considered other pt needs (eg home care, transport).
acognews
T4: ACOG Committee Opinion: Surgery and Patient Choice ow.ly/nkaAc #patientchat
CVCinc
Learn the basics about patient navigators in Health Care Attorney Stephanie Posuniak's story on Pg 28 goo.gl/rPZ7kn #patientchat
elizcohencnn
@USNewsHealth Hospitals hate high readmission rates. Say: "would be terrible if I had to come right back here." #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4 80% of patients discharged from the ER don’t understand their home care instructions #AF4Q #yourcare #PatientChat
SharonneHayes
RT @HeartSisters I am revolted that patients must ASK their docs to wash hands? T4 #patientchat @elizcohencnn @USNewsHealth
USNewsHealth
We'll be running a transcript and a story on @usnews! Lots of participants and it is difficult to see all the advice. #PatientChat
TinyTonyH
RT @INQRIProgram: T4: Patients are reluctant to speak up because providers are intimidating and rushed #patientchat
askch
RT @KPhealthyfun: We need informed, engaged patients who understand all questions cannot be answered by doctor. #PatientChat
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: If you know you are not supposed to have a procedure or test, ask for a TIMEOUT. #patientchat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: MT @rwjf: T4 Bring checklist on what to do b4 leaving hospital. English & Spanish #yourcare resources: #PatientChat http…
TrishaTorrey
RT @elizcohencnn: @USNewsHealth Ask dr/nurse to double check: "I would hate for there to be a mistake & u might be blamed." #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4: Include a family member or advocate in discharge planning and preparation processes. #patientchat
tedeytan
PS None of us are going anywhere, it's the beauty of Twitter! #patientchat
kpthrive
RT @KPNewscenter RT @tedeytan: T4 In the big picture, it's about involving patients in the way the system is designed #patientchat
goatfox
RT @RWJF: T4 Do what you can to empower yourself! A few resources available on hospital transitions rwjf.ws/12OgZVj #Patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4: Communication between providers and with patients/families leads to a smoother discharge. #patientchat
AHIMAResources
RT @tedeytan: T4 In the big picture, it's about involving patients in the way the system is designed #patientchat
elizcohencnn
Be blunt and specific: I dont feel ready because _ and I'd hate for something bad to happen when I go home. #patientchat @USNewsHealth
USNewsHealth
RT @NPAF_tweets: So much great info, will have to revisit it all later :) RT @tedeytan: T4 Talk about fast scrolling! :) #patientchat
taggcleanhands
Like Stop: Clean Your Hands? ;) #patientchat @KPhealthyfun
TrishaTorrey
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: If you know you are not supposed to have a procedure or test, ask for a TIMEOUT. #patientchat
NPAF_tweets
So much great info, will have to revisit it all later :) RT @tedeytan: T4 Talk about fast scrolling! :) #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4: Planning for discharge should begin **on admission**. #patientchat
AdelanteSalud
Great advice! MT @INQRIProgram: Tips for patients: have questions ready before each visit and take notes #patientchat
goatfox
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Pts should contact a patient rep or patient service center. Without their input, hospitals cannot truly…
USNewsHealth
RT @INQRIProgram: T4: Talk about options such as in home follow-up by a professional and/or in home assistance #patientchat
TrishaTorrey
#patientchat T4 if pt doesn't feel ready to be discharged, ask their #patientadvocate to step in and work with hosp to stay longer
SharonneHayes
RT @WomenHeartOrg @SharonneHayes @MayoClinic, yes! And for women heart patients join our community @ bit.ly/7VMdwc #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T4: Talk about options such as in home follow-up by a professional and/or in home assistance #patientchat
marrigo
RT @MayoClinic: MT @Annie_LeBlanc: T1: SDM,decision aids provides balanced unbiased patient centered info re pros/cons #patientchat http:/…
Healthmessaging
Check out the Adopt One Challenge aimed at getting docs to learn one new pt-centered communication skill adoptonechallenge.com #patientchat
KPNewscenter
RT @tedeytan: T4 In the big picture, it's about involving patients in the way the system is designed #patientchat
tedeytan
@Steph_Steinberg Let's all remember this when we say that we adequately informed our patients #patientchat #slowdown
nhanson22
Sometimes you're just born that way! RT @Gramerick2 How do i stop being awesome #PatientChat
BreastImplants_
#patientchat - Breast Augmentation: 40 Questions to Ask Your Surgeon bit.ly/15iA5Wx
HeartSisters
Is anybody but me revolted that patients must ASK their docs to wash hands before touching them? T4 #patientchat @elizcohencnn @USNewsHealth
INQRIProgram
T4: Patient should feel physically ready for discharge, know about home selfcare, be able to handle home demands & have support #patientchat
goatfox
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: If instructions about a new treatment are unclear, pt needs to speak with provider - can often use e-ma…
SharonneHayes
RT @MountSinaiNYC #patientchat T4: Need to change culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empowered to speak up!
NannetteSC
Often they are intimidated.RT @usnewshealth: @nyphospital T4 Why are patients often reluctant to speak up? #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T4: Patients, doctors, and nurses have different criteria for discharge readiness differently. #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4: If you know you are not supposed to have a procedure or test, ask for a TIMEOUT. #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4: Patient teaching prior to discharge + other strategies can improve patient outcomes/satisfaction & reduce adverse outcomes. #patientchat
NationaleHealth
very true @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Telling is not communication #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @inqriprogram: T4: Tips for patients: have questions ready before each visit and take notes #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4: Our research shows discharge assessment tool can help #nurses prevent re-hosps. bit.ly/15FAEbS #patientchat INQRI/@RWJF-funded
BraveBosom
How can we build trust within the BRCA community as we seek to free our genes? | s.shr.lc/136yyyH #patientchat #HCLDR
EPCoalition
Inpatient and outpatient SBAR communication forms for patients and families: empoweredpatientcoalition.org/publications/f… #PatientChat #communication
Healthline
Ways to Save on Healthcare: Ask about generics, compare costs for tests, read your bill. healthline.com/health-slidesh… #PatientChat
HelloDoctorApp
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Need to change the culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empowered to speak…
elizcohencnn
@USNewsHealth Ask dr/nurse to double check: "I would hate for there to be a mistake & u might be blamed." #patientchat
jimrattray
RT @theNPSF: T4 Patients need to speak up, & keep speaking up to all staff, see @TJCommission video bit.ly/1bNqHzm #PatientChat
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @myopennotes: What should a patient do if they spot an error in their EHR? Work with provider to amend their record #PatientChat
theNPSF
T4 Post-discharge tool helps patients prepare for leaving hospital, bit.ly/1dVm17m #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T4: Discharge should be a joint decision between patient and health team #patientchat
nateedge
RT @myopennotes: .@USNewsHealth #PatientChat pts forget 80% of what's said to them during a dr visit. need to give pts written information
NPAF_tweets
T4: Have a family member or advocate on site to help w/ doc instructions, med schedules, communication w/ care team. #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @usnewshealth: T4 Let’s switch to talking about what happens when you are in the #hospital, post-surgery. #PatientChat
tedeytan
T4 Our medical groups here work to not get to that point - its challenging for a patient to be there in the first place. #patientchat
KPhealthyfun
Even written instructions, however clear, can be overwhelming. Join with patient in prioritizing small, high pay-off steps #PatientChat
DrIvorHorn
@myopennotes Doctors want to know about errors. It impact on the quality of your care. Speak up about your concern. #patientchat
danhennagir
"Is this a pimple or a boil?" #PatientChat
NPAF_tweets
@lynne_t_gordon Definitely, but if care team does not address concerns expressed by patient, patient advocate is there to help. #PatientChat
FletcherAllen
Be an empowered patient: Pay attention to the care you get to make sure you’re getting right treatments & medicines #PatientChat
WriteEditRepeat
RT @USNewsHealth: Patients: Tell us about a time in the hospital when you refused to back down. #PatientChat
SMHCS
RT @TrishaTorrey: T4 #patientchat @elizcohencnn has best sugg for handwashing: joke about it - say you're like Howie Mandel or ? Humor ge…
goatfox
RT @RWJF: T4 ask questions, know meds + potential side effects, know what to do if symptoms get worse rwjf.ws/XCKM48 #PatientChat
michelesaysana
RT @IU_Health: T4: Patients should always speak up about any concern they have. #EmpoweredPatient #PatientChat
USNewsHealth
T4 Scenario: Doctor says patient can be discharged from the hospital, but patient doesn’t feel ready. How should he/she handle? #PatientChat
MountSinaiNYC
#patientchat T4: Need to change the culture in medicine, promote a "Culture of Safety" where everyone empowered to speak up!
MassEHealth
.@HIMSS: Physicians are leading online health info research efforts for patients to engage before visits ow.ly/nk5S6 #patientchat
HIMSS
RT @CPeHealth Great point, @JaneCarrington2 Balance screen time & face time; include patients in computer-related tasks #PatientChat
AAOS1
T3 It’s important to be honest when you talk w/ your doctor. Write down your questions! ow.ly/njUr7 #PatientChat @USNewsHealth
MHWestCo
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Patients should state “I need to understand _____ before I leave.” #patientchat
INQRIProgram
T4: Tips for patients: havequestions ready before each visit and take notes #patientchat
danhennagir
"Does this look infected to you?" #PatientChat
WomenHeartOrg
@SharonneHayes @DrMarceloMaia @MayoClinic, yes! And for women heart patients join our online community @ bit.ly/7VMdwc #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T4: Patients are reluctant to speak up because providers are intimidating and rushed #patientchat
elizcohencnn
@USNewsHealth Be blunt:"I dont think I'm supposed to have this procedure & would hate for you to get in trouble for doing it." #patientchat
providence_phc
RT @INQRIProgram: T4: If you know you are not supposed to have a procedure or test, ask for a TIMEOUT. #patientchat
TrishaTorrey
#patientchat T4 pts reluctant to speakup. I call this the "waiter will spit in my soup" syndrome. Fear of reprisal, might not get good care.
danawsparks
RT @ShellyPlutowski: T4 @VMontori @MayoClinic discusses how #SDM empowers #patients and increases treatment compliance. #patientchat http:/…
myopennotes
What should a patient do if they spot an error in their EHR? How should they discuss it with their doctor? #PatientChat
HelloDoctorApp
@USNewsHealth knowledge is key here. If they have enough/right knowledge they'd be confident enough to speak up #PatientChat
IU_Health
T4: Patients should always speak up about any concern they have. #EmpoweredPatient #PatientChat
tedeytan
T4 What it must feel like for some patients to get a lot of info in the health system... #humbling #patientchat
CyndyNayer
RT @pioneerrwjf: RT @INQRIProgram: T3 What if a video could help patients be prepared for their visit? bit.ly/15RuW8Y #PatientChat
MountSinaiNYC
#patientchat T4: Patients possibly reluctant to speak up because they are concerned it will upset providers and affect their care.
MaureenGreenCC
@TrishaTorrey That is a terrific approach. Friendly but firm. #patientchat
Lynne_T_Gordon
@usnewshealth T4: Wrong test or procedure? SPEAK UP! Be empowered - ask questions, find out why - mistakes happen! #PatientChat
sonalkumar2011
RT @TeamMDrs: @tedeytan #patientchat absolutely. Physician and patient relationship is key to therapy, adherence, and outcome.
tedeytan
T4 Talk about fast scrolling! :) #patientchat
theNPSF
T4 Patients should have control of their care. Don’t sign consent for test/procedure until your questions are answered #PatientChat
menkris
RT @elizcohencnn: Fire your dr if s/he resents you doing your own research. That's a deal breaker. #patientchat
EPCoalition
@RWJF Patient and Family discharge checklist here as well:http://t.co/JPBuzPF154 #PatientChat
USNewsHealth
Patients: Tell us about a time in the hospital when you refused to back down. #PatientChat
LANMartti
Fear of power. Especially the limited English speaking #patients. @USNewsHealth @nyphospital #patientchat
ICHOM_ORG
RT @UNC_Health_Care: Don’t just treat patients but partner with them. #PatientChat
taggcleanhands
@INQRIProgram #patientchat Good for many pts, but not elderly, unconscious or seriously ill. Visual reminders still needed. #humanfactors
kpthrive
RT @USNewsHealth T4 If patients know they aren't supposed to undergo a particular procedure or test, what do they do to stop? #PatientChat
UNC_Health_Care
T4: Communication is an essential component of care. If we’re not getting through, we try another way. #PatientChat
USNewsHealth
RT @TrishaTorrey: T4 #patientchat @elizcohencnn has best sugg for handwashing: joke about it - say you're like Howie Mandel or ? Humor ge…
RWJF_HumanCap
RT @myopennotes: @USNewsHealth #PatientChat pts forget 80% of what's said to them during a dr visit. need to give pts written information
theNPSF
T4 Patients need to speak up, & keep speaking up to all staff, see @TJCommission video bit.ly/1bNqHzm #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @USNewsHealth: T4 What are some consequences of rushed doctor check-ins? #PatientChat
TrishaTorrey
T4 #patientchat @elizcohencnn has best sugg for handwashing: joke about it - say you're like Howie Mandel or ? Humor gets you further.
MedStarHealth
@USNewsHealth T4 They should speak up...notify the nurse manager or patient advocate. #PatientFirst #PatientChat
TamiLB
RT @willey774: T4: A doc once told me "Never be afraid to ask healthcare pro's to wash their hands. It could save a life." #patientchat
12hourRN
RT @theNPSF: T4 Bring an advocate, a friend or family member who can help you ask questions, bit.ly/1dVlgLz #PatientChat
INQRIProgram
T4: If you know you are not supposed to have a procedure or test, ask for a TIMEOUT. #patientchat
NationaleHealth
@Healthmessaging @KPhealthyfun the problem here is that ppl are using diff defs of pt engagement #patientchat
Farrahfaz
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T4: Pts should contact a patient rep or patient service center. Without their input, hospitals cannot truly…
3Lehman
@Rankingsguy We believe #Patients become more empowered by becoming more knowledgeable! #PatientChat
elizcohencnn
@USNewsHealth I riff on this in my book "The Empowered Patient" remember gloves don't = clean! #patientchat
12hourRN
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T3: You should consider switching doctors when you no longer feel you are able to communicate effectively.
harriseve
yep! RT @tedeytan: T4 In the big picture, it's about involving patients in the way the system is designed #patientchat #cinderblox
goatfox
RT @MountSinaiNYC: #patientchat T3: You should consider switching doctors when you no longer feel you are able to communicate effectively.
SharonneHayes
RT @TrishaTorrey T2 #patientchat when pts don't feel well. Having a #patientadvocate by their side can be critical to understanding
Lynne_T_Gordon
RT @tedeytan: T4 In the big picture, it's about involving patients in the way the system is designed #patientchat
tedeytan
T4 and on that note patients are exceptional advisors and partners in all aspects of our health system - every discussion #patientchat
LANMartti
Absolutely Trisha! Family and friends are always a great option. @TrishaTorrey #patientchat
kpthrive
RT @USNewsHealth @nyphospital T4 Why are patients often reluctant to speak up? #PatientChat
FletcherAllen
RT @willey774: T4: A doc once told me "Never be afraid to ask healthcare pro's to wash their hands. It could save a life." #patientchat
michelesaysana
RT @IU_Health: T4: Hand hygiene is the #1 thing everyone can do to prevent hospital acquired infections. #EmpoweredPatient #PatientChat
USNewsHealth
T4 If patients know they are not supposed to undergo a particular procedure or test, what do they do to stop it? #PatientChat
HelloDoctorApp
@ICHOM_ORG @RWJF_HumanCap Very important, and when seeking other patients' experiences, make sure they are the same age etc #PatientChat
goatfox
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T3: Change doctors when you are not satisfied with the communication with your doctor. #patientchat
goatfox
RT @MayoClinic: MT @Annie_LeBlanc: T1: SDM,decision aids provides balanced unbiased patient centered info re pros/cons #patientchat http:/…
LuissetteFiguer
T4 Hospitals must provide patients with a comprehensive follow-up plan, in their PHRs. #patientchat
12hourRN
RT @RWJF_HumanCap: RT @inqriprogram: T4: Patients should state “I need to understand _____ before I leave.” #patientchat
Rankingsguy
@theNPSF How do patients become empowered? Nobody will do it for them. They just have to decide to call out offenders. #patientchat
RWJF_HumanCap
MT @rwjf: T4 Bring checklist on what to do b4 leaving hospital. English & Spanish #yourcare resources: #PatientChat ow.ly/nk9O4
tedeytan
T4 By the time a member has to ask a physician to do something safer, I feel that's too late. We want to be systematic. #patientchat
USNewsHealth
@nyphospital T4 Why are patients often reluctant to speak up? #PatientChat
providence_phc
RT @willey774: T4: A doc once told me "Never be afraid to ask healthcare pro's to wash their hands. It could save a life." #patientchat
ShellyPlutowski
RT @Annie_LeBlanc RT @INQRIProgram: T4: Telling is not communication #patientchat
Steph_Steinberg
@USNewsHealth T4: If a dr doesn't wash his hands, you CAN'T be afraid to say something. It's your health he's risking. #patientchat
RileyHospital
Riley Hospital @RileyHospital