How to Prepare for a Second Opinion Doctor Appointment
Medical Education
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Medical Education
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How to Prepare for a Second Opinion Doctor Appointment

joan justice - November 10, 2015

(This post was originally published on the Patients Helping Patients blog on the Patient Empowerment Network) (This post was originally published on the Patients Helping Patients blog…

New Research on The Patient Voice
News
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News
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New Research on The Patient Voice

joan justice - October 12, 2015

(This post was originally published on the Patients Helping Patients blog on Patient Empowerment Network) The patient voice is being heard and it is being researched! I came…

Finance
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Financial Assistance for Clinical Trials

joan justice - September 16, 2015

(This post was originally published in the Patients Helping Patients Blog of the Patient Empowerment Network)Sometimes hospitals, research centers and pharmaceutical companies will cover the cost of…

Clinical Trials Process: A Physician’s View
News
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News
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Clinical Trials Process: A Physician’s View

joan justice - September 8, 2015

Interview With Dr. Jeff SharmanDr. Jeff Sharman Interview With Dr. Jeff SharmanDr. Jeff SharmanDr. Jeff Sharman is Medical Director of Hematology Research at The US Oncology Network, one…

eHealth
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12 Great Clinical Trial Finder Websites

joan justice - August 31, 2015

(Originally posted in the Patients Helping Patients Blog on Patient Empowerment Network)Clinical Trials could be your best treatment option. You should discuss this with your medical team…

Digital Tools for Clinical Trials
eHealth
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eHealth
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Digital Tools for Clinical Trials

joan justice - August 24, 2015

(This post was originally published in the Patients Helping Patients blog on Patient Empowerment Network)There is progress being made in the clinical trial arena! (This post was…

Virtual Meet-Ups for Cancer Patients
eHealth
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eHealth
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Virtual Meet-Ups for Cancer Patients

joan justice - April 14, 2015

 Now, cancer patients can meet virtually and share stories. With the Patient Cafe™, a virtual meet-up program from the Patient Empowerment Network, cancer patients sign up to…

How to Communicate with Patients When Words Won’t Work
Medical Education
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Medical Education
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How to Communicate with Patients When Words Won’t Work

joan justice - July 14, 2014

(Originally published on Patient Empowerment Network)What if you were a patient with a serious illness, alone in a hospital and you couldn’t communicate verbally with the medical…

Advanced Care Planning: What to Do Now
Medical Education
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Medical Education
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Advanced Care Planning: What to Do Now

joan justice - July 8, 2014

(Originally published on Patient Empowerment Network)If you are an adult, you need to think about your future and your wishes and desires in terms of your health care.…

mHealth Comes to Patient Support Groups
eHealth
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eHealth
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mHealth Comes to Patient Support Groups

joan justice - June 3, 2014

If you are a patient and haven’t yet researched or joined a patient support community, you should.Communities exist for chronic cancer patients, chronic disease patients, rare disease…