OpenNotes Meeting on October 11th

October 11, 2012 5 Replies

At the October 11 briefing in Washington, D.C., attendees heard:

  • Results of the OpenNotes study;
  • Doctors and patients share their experiences;
  • Health care industry leaders discuss the benefits and challenges of promoting greater transparency in medicine; and
  • National consumer advocates, provider representatives, and medical leaders offer perspectives on how to mobilize consumers, health professionals, and providers to make access to all health information a more routine part of care.

Speakers:

  • Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, MD, president and CEO, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
  • Tom Delbanco, MD, Co-Principal Investigator, OpenNotes, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School
  • Jan Walker, RN, MBA, Co-Principal Investigator, OpenNotes, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School
  • Michael Meltsner, JD, patient at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Richard Martin, MD, Geisinger Health System
  • Kevin Tabb, MD, president and CEO, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Eileen Whalen, RN, executive director, Harborview Medical Center
  • John Santa, MD, director of the Health Ratings Center, Consumer Reports
  • Steven Stack, MD, chair, board of trustees, American Medical Association
  • Chantal Worzala, PhD, policy director, American Hospital Association

Check out the social media discussions from the event.

 

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