To provide patients and their families alike with a greater knowledge base and understanding of complex health care matters in times of medical crises. CrisisMD strives to instill a level of confidence within those who are faced with tough health care decisions. We do this through CrisisMD’s 3 step process: step 1—consultation, step two—discovery & step 3—the action plan.
If you or a loved one are experiencing any of the following issues below, CrisisMD is here for you.
American families are facing difficult and heart wrenching medical decisions every day. The complexity of health care can be mind-boggling for those without a medical degree. Uncertainty lurks around every corner—a new diagnosis of dementia, a metastatic cancer, an admission to the ICU…
It used to be that mom and dad had a fatherly figure to count on who was filled with words of wisdom and eons of experience. They had a primary care doctor who followed them into the hospital or nursing home. But times are changing. Unfortunately, historical context is lost and health care has become fragmented.
The doctors of today answer to many masters—the hospital, the insurance company, the electronic health records, the government… Often the patient is at the bottom of the long list. When you and your family need the most support of all, it is easy to feel left out to dry with no one to answer your questions.
With the advent of hospitalists, family doctors relinquished charge of their subjects to a young new wave of physicians who work in the hospital only. In other words, do these people really know you or your family member?