patient advocate http://wlrn.org en Making Healthcare Reform Work for You http://wlrn.org/post/making-healthcare-reform-work-you <p></p><p>01/08/14 - Wednesday's&nbsp;<strong><a href="http://www.pinterest.com/topicalcurrents/">Topical Currents</a></strong> is with patient advocate and author <a href="http://www.drmelissaclarke.com/"><strong>Dr. Melissa Clarke</strong></a>.&nbsp; She gives tips on how one can become more proactive in treatment of serious conditions. &nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">She’s written </span><a href="http://amzn.to/KvWqdh"><strong><em style="line-height: 1.5;">EXCUSE ME DOCTOR!&nbsp; I’ve Got What? &nbsp;</em></strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Studies show that patients who are more engaged in their healthcare have better outcomes than those who are passive – and may save money, as well.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Of course, we’ll take your calls. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">That’s </span><a href="https://twitter.com/TopicalCurrents"><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Topical Currents</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> . . . Wednesday at 1pm.</span></p><p> Wed, 08 Jan 2014 18:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper, Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary 26147 at http://wlrn.org Making Healthcare Reform Work for You