Health 2.0 Europe: “Improving and Enriching the Patient-Provider Relationship”
Business
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Business
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Health 2.0 Europe: “Improving and Enriching the Patient-Provider Relationship”

Anne Weiler - December 2, 2013

Last week, I had the opportunity to demonstrate Wellpepper and participate on a panel on “Improving and Enriching the Patient-Provider Relationship” at the Health 2.0 Europe Conference…

FutureMed 2013
Medical Devices
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Medical Devices
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FutureMed 2013

Anne Weiler - November 18, 2013

The FutureMed format included keynotes, several short presentations on one theme, breakout workshops, and evening collaborative activities. Days were long, starting at 8:30 with sessions sometimes until…

Taking Preventative Medicine to the Store
Wellness
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Wellness
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Taking Preventative Medicine to the Store

Anne Weiler - September 26, 2013

Storefront health clinics, patient engagement, and community outreach are all touted as great new innovations in healthcare. Today we found a great example that includes all three…

The Outcomes That Matter to Patients
Hospital Administration
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Hospital Administration
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The Outcomes That Matter to Patients

Anne Weiler - September 15, 2013

As an industry, healthcare spends a lot of time measuring and reporting outcomes. Taking a consumer based approach would also consider the outcomes that matter to patients.…

Data-Driven Exercise for the Disabled
Medical Innovations
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Medical Innovations
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Data-Driven Exercise for the Disabled

Anne Weiler - August 17, 2013

Machines can be used by able-bodied and disabled athletes Machines can be used by able-bodied and disabled athletesA few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to visit…

Five Best Practices For Community Outreach for Physical Therapy Clinics
Business
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Business
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Five Best Practices For Community Outreach for Physical Therapy Clinics

Anne Weiler - July 26, 2013

In our recent study, we found that 96% of physical therapy clinics offer additional services beyond physical therapy. The most popular were the following: In our recent…

Wellness
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How to Become a Minimalist Runner

Anne Weiler - July 24, 2013

Last week I attended a free seminar at Sitka Physio & Wellness in Vancouver, BC, about how to avoid runner’s injuries with a focus on the mechanics of minimalist…

Innovative Care Models for Prevention, Health Promotion, Fitness and Disease Management
Health Reform
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Health Reform
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Innovative Care Models for Prevention, Health Promotion, Fitness and Disease Management

Anne Weiler - July 2, 2013

Standing room only at the APTA 2013 Conference Standing room only at the APTA 2013 ConferenceIt was a packed house for an excellent session on Innovative Care…

Abreast In A Boat – Rowing for Breast Cancer
Specialties
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Specialties
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Abreast In A Boat – Rowing for Breast Cancer

Anne Weiler - June 22, 2013

This weekend marks the 25th anniversary of the Vancouver Dragon Boat festival, the biggest festival of its type in North America. Over 100,000 people will watch 180…

Public Health
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Person-Centered HealthCare: Escape Fire, the Fight to Rescue American Healthcare

Anne Weiler - June 7, 2013

We recently attended a screening of the documentary “Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare”. The 2012 film shines a light on major issues with the…