Kristi Wees discusses medical homes for Mito patients.
- The importance of a medical home for a mitochondrial disease patient.
- Definition of a medical home.
- How to establish a medical home.
- Why a medical home is an essential component of good patient advocacy.
- Tips on maintaining a healthy medical home relationship.
Ms. Wees will describe theses issues primarily from a pediatric perspective, but she will give adult examples as well.
Ms. Wees is a patient advocate with Empowered Medical Advocacy. She assists parents and caregivers each week in navigating toward improved quality of life for their child and their families.