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Stephanie Frederick
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Improv to Improve Healthcare! / Advocate & Educator for Integrated Healthcare
Improv to Improve Healthcare! / Advocate & Educator for Integrated Healthcare

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"A nursing clinical rotation, in fact, could be the very solution that medical students need." Excellent idea! It has the potential to narrow the chasm between health professionals, and encourage the art of communication.

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Excellent article that addresses what I frequently encounter as an RN Patient Advocate. Key points are to talk to patients about their medication goals, assess medication appropriateness on a regular basis, engage pharmacists to do comprehensive medication reviews, and consider the appropriateness of "deprescibing", with the communication skills needed to address all of these issues. 

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Excellent article by my Medical Improv colleague, +Beth Boynton! Although nurses are specifically addressed, it's about a new way to improve communication for everyone, in every life situation! 

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“Among developed countries, the United States has the highest infant mortality rate, the lowest life expectancy and the most preventable deaths per capita.”

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"Evidence that psychological and physical well-being is paramount to creative thinking will turn the historic exchange of human health for economic growth on its head."

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As an independent RN Patient Advocate, these are the questions and details I update and educate patients and their families about.

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I recently worked with a PCP to eliminate a statin drug and make an arthritis med topical, rather than by mouth. She died 2 weeks later.
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