Getting the Best Medical Care: a Newsletter from Patrick Malone - November 2012

Some of the rewards of reading your own medical records are obvious. It's the best proven way to make sure the doctor understands everything you've tried to communicate to him or her, and vice versa. Still, many are reluctant to take the step of requesting their own records, as if they're prying into a secret space not intended for their access.

Now, though, there's new scientific evidence for the benefits of getting and reading your records. That's a special thrill for me, as it validates advice I've been giving for a long time. Step One of the nine steps listed in my book, The Life You Save, advises readers to get and read your own medical records. But why, you say? Read on for enlightenment.

In This Issue:

- The "Adherence" Problem, and a Simple Solution

- Don't Worry about Information Overload

- Getting and Reading Your Own Records

- Check Out OurPrevious Tips

Please see full newsletter below for more information.

LOADING PDF: If there are any problems, click here to download the file.

Written by:

more+
less-

Patrick Malone & Associates P.C. | DC Injury Lawyers on:

Reporters on Deadline

"My best business intelligence, in one easy email…"

Your first step to building a free, personalized, morning email brief covering pertinent authors and topics on JD Supra:

Sign up to create your digest using LinkedIn*

*With LinkedIn, you don't need to create a separate login to manage your free JD Supra account, and we can make suggestions based on your needs and interests. We will not post anything on LinkedIn in your name. Or, sign up using your email address.
×
Loading...
×
×