A Patient Advocate's View

A Patient Advocate’s Life

I am constantly asked how to get paid for being a patient advocate. The question should be, do I really want to be a “professional” patient advocate, or do I just want to volunteer my services. In this blog post for the Alliance of Professional Health Advocates,  you will ask yourself the first questions that will help you to decide if you really want to be in business as an advocate.

Go to this page to see more about how a mentor can help you to start and build your own Patient Advocate business,



April 6, 2018 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Home care companies add value

This article from Carol Marak talks about ways that home care companies can add value to their services. “In June of 2017, I praised Congress for passing the bipartisan Recognize, Assist, Include, Support and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act.” Hooray for families! And on January 22nd, the US President signed into law the RAISE Family Caregivers Act. It’s the first step in creating a national strategy aimed at the relatives and partners who provide care.”


April 6, 2018 Posted by | Uncategorized | Leave a comment