Medical Homes

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Kristi Wees discusses medical homes for Mito patients.

Topics include:
  • 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.
Date: 08/05/2016
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