A commentary by Blendon and Benson in this week’s issue of the New England Journal of Medicine provides some interesting findings about public trust in American doctors and the American healthcare system as compared to another 28 industrialized nations. Just to give you a flavor: (more…)


The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation in conjunction with the American Institutes for Research, has just published a new “Roadmap for Patient and Family Engagement in Healthcare Practice and Research.” A statement about the thinking behind and key recommendations in this new roadmap is also (more…)