Monthly Archive: December 2016

Dec 28

Why do we need person centred care?

All stakeholders in health are in agreement that improving individual’s health and well-being, preventing the need for healthcare services and optimizing healthcare delivery when needed requires a holistic approach and a move away from the traditional sickness episodic models of care to person centred care. Medical institutions are building patient satisfaction and a successful patient …

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Dec 05

Person controlled health

Healthcare is at a crisis point with costs spiralling out of control and outcomes only marginally improving, if at all in many countries. We have been waiting a long time for “the next big thing”, a disruption that will change this trajectory. Disruptions in other industries like Uber and Airbnb were only possible when people …

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