Month: January 2018


5 Current Trends in Healthcare

As we wait to see what the coming year will bring, now is a great time to look at what is currently going on in the world of healthcare. Many of the trends that we see today may be predictors of what is coming in the near future. Can you guess what will be next?…

What conferences should Patient Leaders have on their radar this year?

With a new year ahead of us, we have the chance to start filling up our schedules with great healthcare-related conferences! We asked our Patient Leader Connection Facebook Group* what were the must-attend conferences for 2018. We were delighted to see interest in various conferences across all condition areas and topics. We've listed a few…

WEGO Health Experts One Year In: Lessons Learned and the Road Ahead

In our first year of WEGO Health Experts, we learned some key lessons. Most notably, as powerful as an on-demand platform can be, it's still no substitute for "humanware" – the people on our team with the ability to facilitate connections, manage projects and ensure success. It’s been a year since we launched WEGO Health…

January #WEGOHealthChat Recap: Your 2018 Advocacy Goals

Goals! Everybody has them, but Patient Leaders seem to be some of the most goal-oriented people around. We're always so impressed with the goals our Patient Leaders set and achieve year after year. That's why we were so egar to ask our Network what they hoped to accomplish in 2018. We know these Leaders have…

Authenticity: The Value of User-Generated Content in Healthcare

What are consumers looking for, perhaps more than anything else? According to a number of recent surveys, authenticity is at the very top of the wish list. In the 2017 Consumer Content Report from Stackla, the numbers were overwhelmingly in favor of authenticity. And, incorporating user-generated content in healthcare can contribute to that authenticity in…

Patient Leader #FollowFriday – January 19th, 2018

Happy Friday, Patient Leaders! This week, we've snagged an eclectic group for you to follow. From a women's health advocate living in Bangladesh, our favorite vegan living in Canada and a top-notch cancer advocate right here in the States, these three Patient Leaders will not only educate you, but they'll also help you make friends…
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