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This episode is part of a larger program that will run for 3 months: The Rise Of The Patient. (#ROTPt) Click this link for more details on the program
There is a movement happening. It is a quiet one however a critical one. Patients are finding their voice and are driving conversations in various arenas that are not necessarily in your traditional healthcare space. The movement has grown significantly since the advent of the social web. They are driving change.
Guest Catherine Richards bio: I am an ordinary middle aged woman, a mother and grandmother and I work full time. My late mother’s and my personal and tragic experience within the long term care system inspires me to devote much of my free time to passionately promote the need for accountability in the healthcare system overall. My Facebook group is called Cause for Concern: Ontario’s Long Term Care Homes “Advocates for Just Healthcare”
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