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2020 Sherman Award

Nominations Open Jan. 21 for the 2020 Sherman Award

As we approach the end of the year, it’s natural to think back and take stock of the past year’s activities. It’s also naturally a time to think about which of those undertakings you would like to nominate for the annual Sherman Award for Excellence in Patient Engagement. Nominations for the 2020 Sherman Award will […]


Susan Carr Susan Carr is a medical editor and writer specializing in patient safety and engagement. In addition to curating the EngagingPatients blog, she produces publications for the Betsy Lehman Center in Boston and the Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine. Susan lives and works in Lunenburg, Massachusetts.

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The Transformation of Healthcare

Changing Behavior in Healthcare goes Both Ways

There is a lot of talk in the patient engagement space about helping patients change behaviors to live healthier lives. But healthcare providers — from hospitals to physicians to staff — could use some behavioral change as well. That was a constant discussion at the inaugural Modern Healthcare Strategic Marketing Conference held this week in […]