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So You Want to Be a Patient Advocate? Choosing a Career in Health or Patient Advocacy

Find here the resources, additional links, and an offer from the book.

Chapter Seven

Here’s a printable copy of the questions for making your choice.


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Footnotes (that contain links)  

1 You Bet Your Life! The 10 Mistakes Every Patient Makes (How to Fix Them to Get the Healthcare You Deserve)  http://bit.ly/YouBet

3  Advocacy Services list:  https://advoconnection.com/advocacy-services/

6  Not familiar with Marcus Welby? He was the kindly 1070s TV doctor played by Robert Young. He had all the knowledge and empathy anyone would ever want from a doctor. He took as much time to solve a medical (and sometimes social or family problem) that anyone could ever hope for, and it was always solved within that one-hour program.  Learn more about Marcus Welby, MD at https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0063927/

8  Learn more about Ken Schueler: https://www.aphadvocates.org/schueler-award-homepage/

9  NAHAC is an organization that focuses on direct advocacy work.  https://www.NAHAC.com


Additional Resources

Code of Ethics as published by the Patient Advocate Certification Board (PACB)
www.pacboard.org/code-of-ethics/

Tips on How to Become a Patient Advocate
https://www.geteducated.com/career-center/detail/patient-advocate

Working In Retirement: How To Be A Patient Advocate
https://www.nextavenue.org/working-retirement-how-be-patient-advocate/

An Overview of Patient Advocacy
https://aphadvocates.org/profession-overview/

How to Become a Patient Advocate or Navigator
www.verywellhealth.com/how-to-become-a-patient-advocate-or-navigator-2614922


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