My Health E THE PEOPLE’S HEALTH NETWORK
We are a patient advocacy company with a web-based platform designed to help patients have easier access to health education events. We collaborate with accredited health education providers to make accessing patient educations events easier. We believe in increasing health literacy, and that empowering patients with health education allows them to make informed decisions. We believe that informed decisions create better health outcomes and happier patients.
Internationally known Dr. Patch Adams has practiced medicine at the Gesundheit Institute in West Virginia for over 30 years. TIME Magazine says, “Patch approaches the issue of personal, community & global health with zestful exuberance.” His presentation centers on compassion, wellness, humor and joy when providing patient care.
Friday, June 15, 2018 Agenda
9:3–10:30AM GET MOVING KENTUCKIANA! FREE EVENT. Join Patch Adams as he leads walkers across the bridge to raise health literacy awareness and increase compassion in healthcare. Our walk begins on the Indiana side of the Big Four Walking Bridge. FREE T-SHIRT FOR FIRST 100 WALKERS.
12:30-2:30PM THE JOY OF CARING A 1.5-hour lunch presentation on the thrill of helping others is an essential investment in self-development. The inspirational talk includes dialogue to explore burnout prevention for healthcare staff and at home caregivers. The focus of this presentation is on the magic and power of care, not only in the patient’s life, but also in the caregiver’s life. Q & A and plated lunch. $200 per person or table for 10 $1900. Attire: Business casual. Red is recommended.
6:30-10:30PM HUMOR AND HEALTH A 1.5-hour presentation looking at the relationship between humor and the health of the individual, community and society. In this funny and inspirational lecture Patch discusses his 30+ years of healthcare and clowning experience. Q & A, plated dinner and dancing. $300 per person or table for 10/$2850. Attire: Formal. Red is recommended.