What is #WTFix?What's the Fix? (#WTFIx) is a movement focused on helping the health care industry learn from people. Learn more about us and join the movement by sharing your story.
HealthSparq’s #WTFIX-A-THON at TechFest NW
19 hackers. 27 hours. An exercise in thinking differently about how to help health care. Hear more about the first-ever #WTFIX-A-THON!
#WTFix 2018 Sessions: Bryce Olson
Listen in on Doug Lindsay's #WTFIx 2018 talk, Sequence Me: Using Precision Medicine and Music to Fight Cancer.
Lead with the story: How to capture hearts, change minds, and inspire action
Everyone has a story – yes even you! Your experience is the key to creating movement and change. Crafting compelling stories can enable people to escape their comfort zones and share a new perspective. This workshop led by Kijana Knight-Torres, Design Researcher at the Design Institute for Health will uncover what makes good stories tick and guide participants in the process of creating meaningful connections with others and helping listeners transition from “I know” to “I understand.
5 actions to take when facing a health crisis
I recently wrote an article for HealthSparq’s #WTFix initiative, “A scientific approach to being a patient: asking questions, making decisions and helping others,” which chronicled some of the challenges I faced in dealing with the health care system. I wrote...
Building community: One shared experience at a time
I first began exhibiting symptoms of what I now know is Rapid Cycling Cyclothymia, a rare mood cycling disorder, when I was two years old. It took me until just before my 30th birthday to finally get diagnosed. Upon getting...
A scientific approach to being a patient: asking questions, making decisions and helping others
I am a scientist, currently working on my PhD in biomechanics. For a large portion of my adult life I have spent my days learning – both completing and critiquing scientific studies. The skills that I have acquired through these...
Wondering Why by Bryce Olson
We are thrilled to share the first-ever #WTFix music video by 2018 speaker, Bryce Olson. This song was performed live at the conference and Bryce has also shared the lyrics below. Enjoy! Song #1 – Wondering Why by Bryce Olson...