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An afternoon of happiness, wellbeing, calm, health navigation, and patient innovation

Posted by on March 27th, 2013 0 comments

On Monday, March 25, 2013, I attended the Healthcare Experience Design Conference (hxd) in Boston, MA. The conference was attended by designers, technologists, product managers, researchers, entrepreneurs and patients who are passionate about improving the health care experience. This post is part two of a summary of the sessions I attended. The Happiness Project Gretchen… Read More »

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Mar

27

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How Design Can Improve the Healthcare Experience

Posted by on March 27th, 2013 0 comments

On Monday, March 25, 2013, I attended the Healthcare Experience Design Conference (hxd) in Boston, MA. The conference was attended by designers, technologists, product managers, researchers, entrepreneurs and patients who are passionate about improving the health care experience. The conference’s tagline was “where healthcare and design intersect.” It was an amazing day full of insights… Read More »

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Mar

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Small Trip Report – Disaster Communications Summit 2013

Posted by on March 27th, 2013 0 comments

By Anne Conner, Gale Medical Library, Littleton Regional Healthcare, Littleton, NH I’d like to share a few words about my recent trip to Chicago March 7-8, 2013, which the NN/LM-NER funded, to attend a Disaster Communication Summit sponsored by the NN/LM Greater Midwest Region (GMR) and Midcontinental Region (MCR) offices. For starters, I made it… Read More »

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Mar

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What Health Information Do Consumers Seek Online

Posted by on March 8th, 2013 0 comments

The article, What Health Information Do Consumers Seek Online, reminds us that women, seniors and caregivers are the top seekers of online health information. Baby Center identifies that women make most of the decisions for their family’s health care and often go online to look up information in advance of medical appointments. Enspektos, a marketing… Read More »

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Health Literacy Leadership Institute

Posted by on March 7th, 2013 0 comments Tags:

Health Literacy Leadership Institute http://healthliteracyleadership.org June 10-14, 2013, Tufts University School of Medicine, Downtown Boston This one-week Institute will directly support the work of health professionals and educators engaged in health literacy work to transform public health and healthcare delivery in the United States and abroad. Those working towards improving patient-provider communication and healthcare quality… Read More »

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