The American Health Care System: A Difficult Journey

The American Health Care System: A Difficult Journey

Nicola shares the human side of the story when healthcare, health insurance plans, and the legal system collide.  She identifies unfortunate outcomes for individuals while resolving healthcare conflicts with traditional legal methods.  She proposes alternative methods, like mediation, as a way to keep focus on the interests of the individual patient.

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Presentation to the Forum for Japan Cancer Patients

Presentation to the Forum for Japan Cancer Patients

Panel member, Nicola Truppin, gives a brief background about the patient-centered healthcare movement in the U.S. before sharing her experience in Tokyo. Nicola was invited to speak about patient practices in the U.S. to cancer survivors in Japan who are advocating for a better system that focuses on the needs of the patient.

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