Society for Participatory Medicine (SPM)

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Epatients: The Hackers of the Healthcare World

Fred Trotter | O'Reilly Radar | January 5, 2012

I help build open source software tools that patients can use to have greater control and influence over their own healthcare (like the Direct Project and Your Doctors Advice). As as result, I've become quite familiar with other tools that do the same sorts of things. Read More »

ONC Announces Winners of Blue Button + Challenge

Adam Wong | U.S. Department of Health & Human Services | September 16, 2013

The winner of ONC’s Blue Button Co-Design Challenge, the third challenge this year, is GenieMD! What was the focus of this Blue Button Challenge? This Challenge tasked developers with creating apps that implement and use Blue Button + functionality to address one of several patient problems. [...]

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Participatory Medicine: Your Patient Is Your Partner

Laurie Edwards | WBUR News | May 22, 2013

According to the Society for Participatory Medicine, 90 percent of health care takes place outside the doctor’s office. Read More »