Ethical Health Partnerships

  Site Map for this Website

If you are looking for the relationship counseling site of Dawn Lipthrott, LCSW, click here.

If you have suggestions, ideas, or find a link that does not work, let me know!

What's New on the Site

About Us

Patient Medical Resources

Physician Office Resources


Issues Affecting Our Healthcare
  
Malpractice
  
Reimbursement for Physicians
  Medicare Cuts & Private Insurance


Invitations to Ethical Partnership

What You Can Do
(some also included on specific pages)

Join Health Action Alerts
(alerts will be sent a maximum of once or twice a month so YOU can take action.)

Tell a Friend
(The more of us there are, the greater impact we can have! Tell YOUR world.)

Web Blog for Ethical Health Partnerships
Join the discussion (Moved to a new hosting site 4-16-05)

Site Map

Contact us:     Home

Dawn Lipthrott, LCSW
Ethical Health Partnerships
1177 Louisiana Ave. #212
Winter Park, FL 32789

 

Ethical Health Partnership Website:
   
What's New on the Site

    What IS Ethical Health Partnership?
    Home page: Goals and purpose
    About Us and Events that Led to Website
    What You Can Do

    Join Health Action Alerts
    Web Blog for Ethical Health Partnerships

    Contact Us


Ethical Health Partnership Invitations/Challenges:
    To Health Insurance and Network Management Companies
   To Patients
    To Physicians
   To Patients
   To Legislators
   To the Legal Profession
   To Medical and Health Profession Regulatory Boards
   To Pharmaceutical Companies



Issues Affecting Our Healthcare:
MALPRACTICE
   Malpractice Index of Articles on this Site
   Malpractice Overview
   Tort Reform
   Patient Injury: An Ethical Health Partnership Approach -- A 3-part series
   Links to articles about medical malpractice on other sites
  Florida Legislature proposes bills raising malpractice insurance requirements/prohibits 'going bare'

REIMBURSEMENT FOR PHYSICIANS:
    A Picture is Worth A Thousand Words -- Insurance & Physician Reimbursement

   Does Your Physician Get Paid Too Much?
   Respect Doctors? An article by Anjuli Sharma
   Physicians Hands Are Tied When it Comes to Negotiatiating for YOU or for Themselves
   Healthcare Insurance Companies Held Accountable by Courts for Reimbursement Methods

    Proposed Medicare Cuts Affect ALL Adult Patients
   Submission to the House Ways & Means Committee Hearing on the Proposed Cuts

   Submission to the House Ways & Means Committee Hearing on the Pay-for-Performane Proposal
   
    WHAT YOU CAN DO (re: ethical physician reimbursement & health insurance premiums)
   Write Congress re: proposed Medicare reimbursement cuts
    Take Action with your insurance/network management company

    Write Your Insurance Company, Insurance Commission & Legislators on moreethical partnership
   More suggestions at this link

PATIENT SAFETY (also see resources in patient and healthcare professionals sections)
HEALTH INSURANCE
PATIENT RESPONSIBILITY


PATIENT/ PHYSICIAN RELATIONSHIP


RESOURCES FOR HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS:
Includes downloads for patients on medication safety, patient handout on Medicare Cuts, articles and forms related to physician and nurse well-being / practice management.


RESOURCES FOR PATIENTS:

Health Policy and Reference Links

Patient Safety
Medication Safety
Hospital Stay


Drug and Medication Information
RxList - Look up medication info, side effects, interactions, etc. Has both basic and advanced info.
Drugs.com Look up medication info. Also has news on medications and other health resources, first aid, etc.
Drug Interaction Check
Recently Approved Drugs
Doctor's Guide website offers links to info on medications recently approved in the United States and other countries.

Health Information:
Lifestyle Diet, Exercise and more
End of Life
Pain
Alternative & Complementary Medicine

MEDICAL CONDITIONS / DISEASES
Bones Joints
Blood / Lymph / Hematology
Brain / Neuorological
Breast Disease & Breast Cancer

Cancer (General comprehensive resources, resources on coping, and more. Specific cancers are linked in other area links on this page.)
Colon/Rectal
Endocrine
Gastrointestinal / Liver
Heart / Cardiovascular
Lungs/Respiratory
Prostate
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Skin/Dermatology


WHAT YOU CAN DO TO HELP US TAKE BACK HEALTHCARE -- CONTACTS:
    
What You Can Do to Take Action on Legislation and More (some also included on specific pages)
     
Join Health Action Alerts
     
List of Insurance company links and contact information
     List of State Insurance Commissioners links
     Mail and E-Mail Addresses of Senate and House Committee Members reviewing health bills 2005

WHAT YOU CAN DO TO TAKE BACK HEALTHCARE -- SUGGESTIONS FOR ACTIONS

Related to physician reimbursement & health insurance premiums
    What You Can Do to Take Action on Legislation and More
    Write Congress re: proposed Medicare reimbursement cuts
    Download Information Sheet on Medicare Cuts and suggestions for your letter

    Take Action with your insurance/network management company
    Write Your Insurance Company, Insurance Commission & Legislators on moreethical partnership
    More suggestions at this link

Related to malpractice (See Malpractice Index page)


As always, I welcome your constructive comments and suggestions about the material on this website and how we can all be most effective in co-creating the kind of healthcare system we all want. E-mail me at ideas@ethicalhealthpartnerships.org

© Dawn Lipthrott, Ethical Health Partnerships, 2004     www.ethicalhealthpartnerships.org
(
May be copied and distributed as long as this identifying information is retained on copies.)