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Inviting Patients to the Table: HealthSparq Sponsors Scholarships for 4th Annual Patient Experience Symposium


PORTLAND, Ore, February 5, 2020 – HealthSparq, a health care guidance...

by Anna Greene February 5

Now Accepting Scholarship Applications to Attend the Patient Experience Symposium


Last year, as part of our efforts to amplify the patient voice among...

by Anna Greene February 5

Underserved Populations Have Access To Technology- Why Is No One Investing in Them?


A recent Rock Health report highlights $5 billion in digital...

by Lisa Fitzpatrick November 12

HLTH 2019: Did patients get the spotlight they deserve?


There was much to be blown away by during HLTH’s first conference in...

by Heather Burton November 7

Social Determinants Of Health: Holy Grail Or Dead-End Road?


At the 2018 Milken Institute Future of Health Summit, Congressman Bill...

by Lisa Fitzpatrick November 5

Join #WTFix & @askdrfitz for an empowered #patientchat on SDOH – Friday, October 4


This Friday, October 4th, we're proud to co-host an empowered #PatientChat...

by Anna Greene October 1

Time 2 Meet + Time 2 Talk = Time 4 Change


In the scheme of things, my time spent working in the health care industry...

by Burt September 30

5 actions to take when facing a health crisis


I recently wrote an article for HealthSparq’s #WTFix initiative, “A...

by Emily McIntosh July 31

HealthSparq to Sponsor WEGO Health Awards to Advance Patient Inclusion and Advocacy


PORTLAND, Ore, July 23, 2019 – HealthSparq, a health care guidance...

by Anna Greene July 23

Deceived but not defeated


I never felt any symptoms I mean, I was tired, but what young 20-something...

by Carly Flumer May 7

Sharing patient perspectives for decades: stroke survivor Lisa Deck on attending the Patient Experience Symposium


I suffered three strokes between ages 21 and 25 My life was turned upside...

by Lisa Deck April 29

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...

by Emily McIntosh April 26