Walking Gallery IV: #Artscape2014 Baltimore, MD, USA

Walking Gallery IV: #Artscape2014 Baltimore, MD, USA

View Artscape 2014 45414 on Flickr.com I’ve never missed a yearly Walking Gallery of Healthcare event, now in its fourth year, phew! This year’s was especially cool because it was sponsored by Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic States (@KPMidAtlantic) at Baltimore, MD’s Artscape 2014 (see: Regina Holliday’s Medical Advocacy Blog: The Walking Gallery at #Artscape2014). This kind …

Photo Friday: Activist Ignites A Movement For Patients Through Art And Story – Kaiser Health News

Photo Friday: Activist Ignites A Movement For Patients Through Art And Story - Kaiser Health News

What could a patient possibly spot in a record that a doctor or nurse wouldn’t, the doctor asked. Holliday told him about how Fred’s doctors had ordered a walker for him but it never arrived. Had she been reading the record, she could have asked about it. She told him about how Fred’s record indicated …

“The movie is called 73 cents and maybe of interest to your readers”

It only took 4 years to receive this e-mail pitch. Now, I’m just waiting for the one that promotes the film “73 cents, starring Julia Roberts….”  Dear Dr. Eytan, Yachad, a DC non-profit, is sponsoring a film festival called Our City Film Festival, which will take place on March 9 and 10. This festival features …

Regina Holliday’s Medical Advocacy Blog: Non-compliant (Ted’s Second Jacket)

We are the non-compliant ones. Do you know what compliant means? It means docile, willing, obedient, manageable and submissive to an excessive degree. Ted may be a doctor. I may be a patient. In this we are one, out and proud.  We are non-compliant. We question authority.  We question folks who say “That is just …

Non-compliant: The story behind #Teds2ndJacket , told side by side by Regina Holliday and Ted Eytan

Non-compliant: The story behind #Teds2ndJacket , told side by side by Regina Holliday and Ted Eytan

Here’s the story of my second Jacket. Regina Holliday’s ( @ReginaHolliday ) version on the left, my version on the right. Comments always welcome. “Non-compliant,”by Regina This is a jacket for my friend Ted Eytan. This is his second jacket and it depicts his story. He has been a member of the Walking Gallery for …

Taking care of business at #HealthFoo: Nomination Letter, Regina Holliday, Health IT Policy Committee

Taking care of business at #HealthFoo: Nomination Letter, Regina Holliday, Health IT Policy Committee

View ‘2012 Health Foo Day 2 12411’ on Flickr.com My letter – text is below Almost 3 years to the day (May 28, 2009), I wrote a blog post entitled “Is it meaningful if patients can’t use it?”, that detailed my first meeting of Regina Holliday ( @ReginaHolliday , blog ). In it, I wondered if the then-unannounced …