Power of the Patient
By Dave deBronkart & touch point media
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Tune in and listen to “e-Patient” Dave deBronkart share what we all need to know to get the best medical care without going broke or getting killed in the process. Listening will lead you down a path of becoming an “e-patient” yourself. An “e-patient” is someone who is empowered, engaged, equipped, and able, who never expected the system to do everything but thinks and acts like a responsible independent person.
||CleanPoP5 - “Why We Revolt” – the patient’s side of the call for better care, with Victor Montori||At the start of his book Why We Revolt Dr. Victor Montori of the Mayo Clinic says, “Healthcare has corrupted its mission: it has stopped caring, and I am not going along with it.” He’s sharp – cited in 86,000 medical articles! – yet he’s s||7/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPoP4 - "What will this cost?" The hardest question in US healthcare! - with Clear Health Costs||Want better control over your health costs? Investigative journalism has finally come to healthcare, and it's winning prizes bigtime. My guest Jeanne Pinder is a former New York Times editor whose company Clear Health Costs has just won the Edward R. M||7/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPoP3 - What Everyone Should Know about Getting the Best Care, with Dr. Danny Sands||A real treat - today we talk with my famous physician, Dr. Danny Sands! Two audio sessions teach in two different ways: First, a conversation: We sat down after a speech we did together in Hartford, and I asked him: "Of all the things you've encountered||6/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPoP2 - Tricky Conditions: Understanding Disease, Diagnosis and Decisions"||Larry Fagan is a great example of what a difference it make when patients and families do everything in their power to help their medical team - and the medical team welcomes it. Larry and Dave discuss the important of understanding the decision process||5/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPoP1 - Introducing Power of the Patient||What is an "e-Patient" anyway? Tune in and hear from "e-Patient Dave" deBronkart as he defines this space and outlines what you can expect with his new podcast and even how to become empowered in your own healthcare. Dave will share what we all need t||4/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Practical and empowering!
Dave gives the listener an inside look at and benefits of patient engagement. Current links (how refreshing)! His guests share great advice and take-aways to empower any of us to be engaged in our healthcare! Not boring or a waste of time. You'll be thinking about "who else can this information benefit!"
A trove of easy to access tips to empower patients
Dave DeBronkart has done it again, teasing out the essential elements to becoming a partner in care and then putting the cookies on the bottom shelf so we can all benefit. Informed guests bring real-world color and form to these enlightened podcasts for anyone who will ever be a patient or caregiver—and that’s all of us.
Fantastic much-needed information to help people get better healthcare
I've long been an admirer of E-patient Dave's commitment to helping patients and health providers work together better. Great to see him finally spreading the word about participatory medicine via a podcast! I'm a doctor and will be recommending this much-needed podcast to patients and others.