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Advocating for Your Health Can Be A Full Time Job

Advocating for Your Health Can Be A Full Time Job

If you are not out on disability, and have to deal with your own or someone else’s chronic conditions, you have TWO jobs. Face it. Right now, I am helping a client with chronic pain get the medications that she needs – however, her insurance requires that she go by their rules of trying threeRead more about Advocating for Your Health Can Be A Full Time Job[…]

The Patient, Social Worker and the Advocate

The Patient, Social Worker and the Advocate

As an healthcare advocate, I’ve been through a lot of health issues in 2014. It gave me more insight into what we are still dealing with…and there have been some improvements, but most of the quagmire still remains. I found that in my own healthcare crisis, that some advice I was giving was not theRead more about The Patient, Social Worker and the Advocate[…]

The Quest for Good Healthcare Never Stops

The Quest for Good Healthcare Never Stops

It’s been a long time since I have written here, but it had to do with what? Healthcare issues in my family. Yes, a healthcare advocate dealing with healthcare issues. How appropriate. Anyhoo, you would not believe the things that I have witnessed since I last wrote in my blog. I should have written duringRead more about The Quest for Good Healthcare Never Stops[…]

My Healthcare Providers Are Fighting – Part 2

My Healthcare Providers Are Fighting – Part 2

Last week, I posted a blog talking about what you can do when your healthcare providers are disagreeing about the route to take for your treatment. Here are some practical tips to use with your providers to get everyone on the same page. But what to do when your healthcare providers disagree? A lot of our decisionsRead more about My Healthcare Providers Are Fighting – Part 2[…]