Other Work2017-06-01T16:20:52+00:00

Other Work

Health information exchange in California

For three years I covered statewide conferences on improving the sharing of patient information among providers to improve care, with the resulting articles appearing on a state agency’s website. I have also written and edited policy reports and press releases for a variety of largely nonprofit health IT clients. Working through HealthTech Communications Group. 2011 to 2015

Patient Matching Project for ONC

I was the writer/editor on a team of policy professionals who specialize in health information technology projects, then known as Robinson & Associates. Most recently, we helped research and write a report for the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology on the challenges of accurately linking patients to their electronic medical records, an emerging issue in patient safety. 2013 to 2014

Health information exchange in Oregon

I was the lead author and organizer of Oregon’s strategic and operational plans for health information technology, a 200-page document setting the stage for health IT in Oregon. I also wrote web copy, brochures, policy papers, grant proposals and other documents for Oregon’s Office of Health Information Technology, working under the Harrelson Group. 2010 to 2012

Health benefit writing for Wells Fargo employees

Writer on a five-person team that created content for a major redesign of the Employee Benefits Website, Wells Fargo, 2012; lead writer on content for employees for their health benefits enrollment 2012 and 2014

Small Business Majority

Testimony, fact sheets, web copy on health care reform; full-time, 2008
Writing sample: Small Business Profile

Circle of Life Awards

Annual brochure with articles about winners of national end-of-life care awards; yearly project, 2005 to present