Engage: Blog

Kristin Carman

Retraining our Ears to Hear Patients

Kristin Carman | Feb 2013 | 0 comments

This past fall, I was a panelist at the Agency for Health Research and Quality (AHRQ) Annual Meeting Plenary Session in Bethesda, MD.  The conference theme was “Moving Ahead: Leveraging Knowledge and Action to Improve Health Care Quality,” and...

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
Kathy Leonhardt

Patient engagement: a team approach

Kathy Leonhardt | Feb 2013 | 0 comments

My epiphany on patient/family* engagement occurred in 2005. I had read the evidence-based support for the relationship between patient engagement and clinical outcomes. My job was at the organizational level, setting policy and practices to...

Patient and Family Engagement Measurement | Patient and Family Engagement Roadmaps and Frameworks | Patient, Consumer, and Family Engagement Interventions
Helen Osborne

Understanding Numbers: Why Health Literacy & Patient Engagement Matter

Helen Osborne | Jan 2013 | 0 comments

Understanding Numbers: Why Health Literacy & Patient Engagement Matter by Helen Osborne President, Health Literacy Consulting, Founder, Health Literacy Month, Producer and Host, Health Literacy Out Loud (podcast series), and Author, Health...

Health Insurance Literacy
Marge Ginsburg

Developing the Citizen Perspective

Marge Ginsburg | Jan 2013 | 0 comments

The primary focus of this website is patient engagement: helping the individual patient make informed health care decisions consistent with her circumstances and personal goals.

Public Deliberation | Public Reporting