Tag Archives: CT Partners for Health

Shifting the Paradigm

Advancing Consumer Engagement through Coalition Building

Working in healthcare quality improvement, we often forget how frequently we ask providers to do something to improve the care they are delivering. Providers want to do what’s right and offer the best care possible for their patients but juggling the day-the-day demands of the job and also participating in various quality improvement initiatives can […]


Anne Elwell Anne Elwell, RN, MPH has 25 years of extensive experience and proven success in healthcare quality improvement and patient safety with a focus on patient-centered care. Her area of professional specialization is in forming collaborations with leaders of hospitals, nursing homes, home care agencies, physician practices, and other health care and community providers to improve communications and processes for patient transitions between health care settings. Ms. Elwell was instrumental in starting the CT Partners for Health, a group of more than 40 stakeholders in the healthcare industry, and serves as the President of its Board of Directors.

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Patient and Family Engagement

In Connecticut, Better Health is Everyone’s Responsibility

The most powerful message in patient engagement comes down to a single word: “empowerment.” Last week more than 500 people convened for the “Better Health: Everyone’s Responsibility,” a full-day educational event at the Connecticut Convention Center in Hartford, hosted by the CT Partners for Health. The conference was aimed at empowering consumers to proactively manage […]


Jim Rattray Jim Rattray is Executive Vice President of Bennett Group in Boston, an award-winning full-service integrated marketing, communications and advertising agency. With decades of experience as a journalist and professional communicator, he has been recognized for his work with numerous national and regional awards and has spoken to marketing and PR audiences around the country on using new tools for public relations, marketing and patient engagement. Rattray is a registered Apple Developer and the creator of MyHealth for iPhone.

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