Tag: Patient -Centered Care

January 30, 2018 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

The Truth Isn’t Always Beautiful And Beautiful Words Aren’t Always The Truth Ida Iversen, CNA, Medical Assistant, current RN, BSN, Honored by the International Nurses Association as being one of the Top Nurses in Dartmouth Ma Contact Information: incompass1self @gmail.com  LinkedIn My mission is to care for others within the healthcare industry with compassion and laughter. Caring for patients…

January 16, 2018 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Cure, not care, became the primary purpose of medicine, and the physician’s role became “curer of disease” rather than “healer of the sick. The Meaning Of Healing? Medicine is traditionally considered a healing profession, but it has neither an operational definition of healing nor an explanation of its mechanisms beyond the physiological processes related to…

January 3, 2018 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

We were born with stories and so was the practice of medicine. Learning From Patients’ Stories And Experiences to Improve Healthcare Dr. Roni Zieger  Contact Information: http://ronizeiger.com/  Technology is transforming our lives including letting us create and share stories in ways limited only by our imaginations. Now let’s innovate together to bring stories back into health…

December 27, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Kimberly Scott, Medical Assisting Instructor / Doctorate of Business Administration, Exploring the Dynamics of Knowledge Sharing / Multiculturalism in Health Care The impact of multiculturalism on health care is vast. It is a barrier to communication, understanding of illness, how illness and pain are experienced and expressed, where patients seek help and patients understanding of treatment. Kimberly Scott, Medical…

December 23, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Dedicated To Phoebe (aka ‘PuppyDoc’) HER STORY  Smiles. Laughter. Tears. Groans. Hugs. Hope. Poetry & Medicine “So how does it really feel to be handed someone’s life…to fight for that life…only to lose the very thing you were aiming to save…?” Over the last couple of years, I have often encountered these sorts of questions… questions regarding my days and nights…

November 27, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Integrative medicine, which focuses on caring for the whole human being—body, mind, spirit, not just flesh, bones, and organs! What does the Mind have to do with it? Mind Body Connection Neuroscience, Immunology,  Genetics, Molecular Biology, Psychiatry, Behavioral Medicine,  Psychology and Quantum Physics proves in the latest Research and articles there is a powerful connection between…

November 8, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

The willingness to make a difference in the lives of people! What I wish to change about healthcare! If more PCP doctors would be willing to test and treat we could get further with insurance not many PCP doctors want to learn about Hep c treatment. I am very Passionate about Hep C and HIV…

July 27, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

The science of medicine has wrought miracles in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease. But the art of medicine remains the medium through which illness and suffering are relieved and becomes paramount when biomedicine runs its course and has little to offer the patient. By practicing the art of the consultation, you just might…

June 1, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Some Time’s A Patient Needs Someone To Be There And Listen…Not To Fix Anything Or Do Anything In Particular, But Just To Let Them Feel They Are Supported And Cared About As patients, I think we all, when given the opportunity, want to get better. You lose your purpose in life when you lose your…

March 28, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Ashley Reed Member Michigan Society Of Medical Assistants Share’s Her Personal Story ! Ashley Reed Contact Information: ashleyareed1990@gmail.com If it wasn’t for my best friend teaching me the fundamentals about on how to take care of someone I’m not sure where I’d be – Ashley Reed The Voice of Medical Assisting” Podcast will introduce you to impactful, at…

March 21, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

“Every human interaction offers you the chance to make things better or to make things worse.” ― Barbara Brown Taylor  I take care of people for a living. Taking proactive steps forward does not mean minimizing the emotions that are derived from those actions. It means walking through them and using the experience to grow….

March 8, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

How Will Your Profession Change In The Future? The Workplace And Education As You Know It, Will It Change? Evamarie Hernandez, A.A.S-MLT, MA, PHIC-AMCA, QMAP, Phlebotomy Program Coordinator at National American University, Contact Information: LinkedIn hernandezevamarie1@gmail.com Coming Next Week: The implication of a Robotic Phlebotomist  Dennis J. Ernst MT(ASCP) Director Center for Phlebotomy Education, Inc.    “If you can change…

March 2, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Medical Assisting take heed According to the research conducted by the World Economic Forum, in 2020, over one-third of skills that are considered important in today’s workforce will have changed. Michelle Dew, (M.B.A.) Health Care Administration/Management Quality and Patient Safety Manager in a Michigan Regional Health System I collect, review, track, trend and present my hospital’s publicly…

February 25, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

As patients, I think we all, when given the opportunity, want to get better. You lose your purpose in life when you lose your ability to function. You lose your sense of self. We have to be given permission and encouraged to change the dynamic and play an active role in our healthcare decisions by…

February 21, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Those who care for our Family members Can hardly care for theirs. Why? No matter the setting in which they work are low-paid, often without health insurance and confronted with back-breaking labor and challenging clients with complex medical needs. These caregivers provide the most intimate care imaginable to frail and vulnerable people. We depend on…

January 23, 2017 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

ScribeAmerica was established in 2003, since then has become a national organization with more than 12,000 employees in 50 states providing professional services for over 1,700 clients. ScribeAmerica is the nation’s most frequently used professional scribe training and management company. I will excel in my role as a scribe. I understand that I have been specially…

December 12, 2016 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Susan is the co-founder of Healing HealthCare Systems, a thought leader and knowledge expert on how the environment of care impacts the patient experience. She is a well-published author, having written articles and whitepapers for major healthcare journals and periodicals focusing on noise in hospitals, speech privacy, patient safety, elder care, and other related topics….

December 5, 2016 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

“Excellence is the Result of Caring more than others think is Wise, Risking more than others think is Safe, Dreaming more than others think is Practical, and Expecting more than others think is Possible.” ― Ronnie Oldham “If a man is called to be a street sweeper, he should sweep streets even as a Michelangelo…

November 28, 2016 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Inside My Being Patient care is more than just healing — it’s building a connection that encompasses mind, body and soul. Empathy in healthcare is the capability to share another person’s emotions and feelings. The empathy we convey to our patients, families and to each other creates the culture of caring we continually work toward. See…

September 29, 2016 Lawrence Laganelli No comments exist

Creating A Healthcare Culture Enabling humans to show humanity It is the responsibility of healthcare leaders and caregivers to create a culture where we retain our humanity. Let’s be honest, Caregivers in healthcare put their heart and soul into their work, at times  long hours combined with tremendous physical and emotional demands and high-stakes work can…