· By Eric Racine

Patient Adherence: We All Play a Role

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Recently, I had an opportunity to participate in an informative and lively discussion on patient adherence at the World Health Congress Summit to Improve Adherence and Enhance Patient Engagement. In addition to sharing my perspective, I was reminded again of some sobering statistics:
According to an article in the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM), 33 […]

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 · By Eric Racine

Collaborate | Activate Innovation Challenge – Inspiring an Untapped Source of Innovative Ideas and Solutions

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FACT #1:  The problems facing patients are too big for any one organization to solve on its own.
FACT #2:  Untapped capabilities and innovative ideas exist across the diverse patient advocacy community for improving patient health. 
 
Over the last several years of working with advocates, I have truly come to appreciate patient advocates’ passion and dedication for […]

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 · By Eric Racine

A New Frontier of Collaboration to Improve Patient Health

Eric Racine, PiPH

Historically, when someone wasn’t healthy, it was easy for others to associate blame by thinking, “It’s their own fault, they don’t take care of themselves,” or “they don’t listen to their physician.” A person’s health has long been considered a domain of individual patient accountability. This line of thinking is beginning to change.
Today we know there is […]

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