Archive for August, 2014

Who has access to Electronic Health Records (EHR)?


In order to maintain confidentiality, there are rules of access to Electronic Health Records (EHR) that can sometimes present barriers to delivering the best care.

Learning more about HLRCC


Joyce speaks with Graham Lovitt, Chairman of the HLRCC Family Alliance, moderator of the international support list for HLRCC and webmaster of http://www.hlrccinfo.org.

Report from the International Kidney Cancer Symposium Dublin April 2014


Mike and Joyce talk with Robin Martinez, moderator of the patient support conversation at http://www.smartpatients.com, about the Kidney Cancer Symposium held in Dublin April 2014.

Sleep Apnea, Snoring, and Getting enough sleep


Joyce and Mike speak with Edward Grandi about Sleep Apnea, especially among drivers in the transportation industry, and among women more than men.

A Physician responds to OpenNotes critics


There’s a very good article in KevinMD by Dr. Peter Elias, a family physician who really works with his patient as a member of the team.