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This is a story about the Digital Health Workshop held at North Shore Hospital on 30 October. Six of us attended as well as a number of health care workers. Dave deBronkart who is famous in health circles as a strong advocate for a new health care paradigm, is speaking at a number of events in Auckland and elsewhere. 

The photo is of Dave, Diana, myself and a Waitemata DHB doctor.

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The internet has changed everything. 

Remember when it was first available in New Zealand? 1996? Little d

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How patients feel

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Here is a fascinating graphic about how patients who have chronic illnesses feel. It's from the website of "e-Patient Dave", a cancer survivor who is advocating for more patient and family involvement in their healthcare; a better experience for patients.

You will have to click on the PDF below or on the link below that to see the infographic clearly or read the article. 

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http://www.epatientdave.com/2016/12/06/taxonomy-of-burden-fascinating-grap

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