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  • Advocate
  • Our Patient Advocate is available to listen and assist you. (nyu.edu)
  • If you wish to provide us with your feedback, please e-mail our Patient Advocate at health.feedback@nyu.edu . (nyu.edu)
  • To reach a Patient Advocate to discuss an issue, question, or concern regarding your care, please call 212.774.2403 or 212.606.1508, Monday through Friday between the hours of 9 am - 5 pm. (hss.edu)
  • If these attempts do not resolve the situation, or if you feel uncomfortable addressing your problem within the department, contact us and a Patient Advocate will be assigned to investigate your complaint. (bmc.org)
  • If you do not wish to identify yourself when speaking with a Patient Advocate, you may file your complaint anonymously. (bmc.org)
  • However, investigation and follow-up will be more difficult for the Patient Advocate because he or she will not be able to use specific information to address your concerns. (bmc.org)
  • If you're a patient advocate interested in participating, please contact our Outreach Team or call (410) 689-4063 for more information. (urologyhealth.org)
  • As a registered nurse and patient and family advocate at The Mesothelioma Center at Asbestos.com, I have helped hundreds of patients diagnosed with this rare disease find the resources they need in their cancer battle. (asbestos.com)
  • A total of 10mm over 5 years across multiple manufacturers to support multiple organizations of patients and professionals who advocate for appropriate treatment of chronic pain is a scandal? (statnews.com)
  • But when MD Anderson patients have a complaint, need assistance or encounter a problem with scheduling, there's someone on their side -- a patient advocate in the Department of Patient Advocacy and Guest Relations . (mdanderson.org)
  • On their first visit to the hospital, MD Anderson patients are assigned a patient advocate in their disease center. (mdanderson.org)
  • If a patient has a problem or a question, the advocate knows exactly who to turn to for an answer or solution. (mdanderson.org)
  • With 24 years of experience and leadership as a trade association CEO, pharmacist, attorney and advocate, Kathleen Jaeger will serve as a clear and compelling voice for the value of community pharmacy and for the needs of patients in this new and expanded role at NACDS," Anderson stated. (drugstorenews.com)
  • VHA officials stated that they relied on VISN and VAMC officials to ensure that all complaints were consistently entered into VHA's Patient Advocate Tracking System (PATS). (gao.gov)
  • The first tenet of nursing is to work as a patient advocate. (onlinenursingdegrees.org)
  • 2017
  • Delegates from 15 patient associations representing immune modulated disease groups in the Mediterranean area gathered in Rome from 10-11 November 2017 at the Patient Advocacy Workshop in order to discuss experiences and local best practice around the issues concerning Biologics and Biosimilars. (efcca.org)
  • Treatments
  • The BIO Patient Advocacy Pavilion is a dynamic space centrally located in the BIO Exhibition that provides a forum for BIO attendees to meet with and explore potential collaborations between the biopharmaceutical industry and the nonprofit disease community to expedite the development of new and novel treatments. (bio.org)
  • At the Barcelona workshop more than 60 representatives from a variety of immune modulated disease groups treated by biologic therapies decided to create greater awareness amongst patient communities regarding the issues impacting access to biologic and biosimilar treatments and to provide and improve basic understanding of the science and issues associated with biological medicines and biosimilars. (efcca.org)
  • Since patients had no voice in their treatments, why saddle them with the knowledge of their diseases which, at the time, could carry considerable social stigma? (bioworld.com)
  • awareness
  • We are raising awareness of the value of pharmacy among consumers and patients, among elected officials and policymakers, among the media and among all healthcare partners and stakeholders. (drugstorenews.com)
  • The Patient Advocacy Standing Committee is responsible for the guidance and oversight of advisory committees that create, provide, and/or maintain awareness activities on behalf of the organization. (phlebology.org)
  • The Patient Advocacy Standing Committee is required to provide clear and concise directions to those advisory committees assigned to them regarding any initiatives or projects that are pursued by the Board of Directors or activities detailed within the Awareness goal within the ACP's 2016-2019 Strategic Plan. (phlebology.org)
  • lymphoma
  • The Worldwide Lymphoma Coalition is a global network of not-for-profit organisations, who represent lymphoma patients. (leukaemiacare.org.uk)
  • The B-Cell Lymphoma Moon Shot is revolutionizing the conventional medical research approach to rapidly translate findings into patient treatment options and develop personalized therapeutic strategies. (mdanderson.org)
  • work
  • Evidence that nominee's work leads to increased integration of programs and services, resulting in improved outcomes for the patients. (aarc.org)
  • We are a member of a number of UK, European and global organisations to ensure that the views of blood cancer patients are properly represented in all areas of our work. (leukaemiacare.org.uk)
  • Many people are too ill to do advocacy work, but anyone can participate by signing a petition, or sending an email, or by a posting a tweet when events that affect our community arise. (prohealth.com)
  • patients work together. (integrateddiabetes.com)
  • Officials at all but one of the eight VAMCs in GAO's review stated that their patient advocacy program staff had more work to do than they could accomplish. (gao.gov)
  • Case management RNs work in a patient-centric specialty of nursing. (onlinenursingdegrees.org)
  • services
  • the safeguarding of patients, the empowerment of patients to ensure their voice is heard, either through themselves or by someone on their behalf and provide services for patients that make their stay with us more user friendly including chaplaincy services, interpreting services, Volunteers , and complaints. (hse.ie)
  • I think (the movie) is more interesting from the perspective of patient advocacy," Dr. Demetre Daskalakis, medical director of ambulatory HIV services at Mount Sinai Hospital and associate professor of medicine and infectious diseases at Icahn School of Medicine, told FoxNews.com. (foxnews.com)
  • And that their confidentiality will be honored,' says Barbara Bowman, vice president for patient services. (mdanderson.org)
  • workshop
  • The workshop was organized by the Global Alliance for Patient Access (GAfPA) in cooperation with EFCCA and forms part of 3 regional seminars that were held throughout this year as a follow up to our main workshop in Barcelona 2016. (efcca.org)
  • help
  • With the help of a doctor and another patient, Woodroof begins selling smuggled drugs out of a motel in Dallas, providing HIV-positive patients with desperately-needed alternative forms of treatment for their disease. (foxnews.com)
  • Working with WEGO Health as a Patient Leader prior to joining the WEGO Health team, Julie wakes up every day motivated to help raise the patient voice. (wegohealth.com)
  • Complaints
  • The lack of updated and complete guidance may impede the patient advocacy program from meeting its expectations, to receive and address complaints from veterans in a convenient and timely manner. (gao.gov)
  • Ethics Committee
  • An ethics consult is a process whereby members of the Ethics Committee meet with patients, family members and/or members of the healthcare team to address ethical concerns or conflicts. (nwhc.net)
  • Enable
  • The symbolism resonates for those who have watched an RRT continually seek more effective ways to enable patients to breathe comfortably. (aarc.org)
  • cost of cancer
  • Some reasons cited for high drug prices are the high cost of cancer drug development, targeted therapy for smaller patient cohorts, the higher prices patients and society seem willing to pay, and the failure to take economic considerations into account in the drug approval and pricing processes. (nccn.org)
  • access
  • It is therefore critical that patients have access to provider networks that include oncologists and cancer centers, and that these are located in reasonable proximity to the patient. (nccn.org)
  • improve
  • Charitable Gift Planning is a powerful way to ensure your legacy in advancing urologic research and education to improve patients' lives. (urologyhealth.org)
  • The committee will engage potential patients to improve understanding of their condition and seek treatment from an ACP member physician. (phlebology.org)
  • explains
  • The Patients' Bill of Rights booklet collects that information in one place, explains the rights of each hospital patient and contains advice for the patients on how best to get assistance. (nwhc.net)
  • lives
  • The cumulative effect of advocacy efforts, from organizing major fund-raising drives to simply signing a petition, is that all of our lives are made easier. (prohealth.com)
  • The pendulum has swung so far back on pain management that legitimate patients fear for their lives. (statnews.com)
  • team
  • Hospital for Special Surgery has a Patient Advocacy team to assist you and your family with any questions concerning hospital regulations and routines. (hss.edu)
  • It commemorates a vital member of the healthcare team that empowers patients to breathe easy: the respiratory therapist. (aarc.org)
  • This means that the patient and the medical team can decide whether to follow the recommendations or not. (nwhc.net)
  • Department
  • The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) provided limited guidance to Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) medical centers (VAMC) on the governance of its patient advocacy program and its guidance, a program handbook, has been outdated since 2010. (gao.gov)
  • Foundation
  • In this episode of Big Ideas Theater, Sharman Lamka, president and founder of the FACES Foundation, discusses the National Patient Advocacy Award program. (aarc.org)