A Light Through the Fog Large hospitals, rehab centers and insurance companies are developing patient-advocacy systems to help patients
resolve care and payment issues. Unfortunately, many patient issues cannot be resolved "in house." We highlight the stories of two stroke families who used a third-party advocate called the Patient Advocate Foundation (PAF).
Personal Health Records A typical person sees multiple healthcare providers, undergoes multiple tests and may even have multiple
insurers. If you're responsible for family members' health information there's even more to keep track of. Thanks to the Internet and small digital-memory devices like USB thumb drives, it is easy to do.