Archive for December, 2011

Bona Books, or: The Seven Ages of Omi

December 20, 2011 Leave a comment

I’ve been reminded of my age over the last few days. Read more…


‘Does your patient really understand?’

December 1, 2011 Leave a comment

‘Research shows that more than 80 percent of patients have poor health literacy. Cutting the jargon, asking direct questions and simplifying signage are among the ways hospitals are working to improve communication – and care.’

This is an abstract from an article with the same title, written by C Huff and published in the journal Hospital Health Network. I was moved to add these comments. Read more…