Dr. Irene's Health and Nutrition Tidbits
Sorry, the Personal Health Record Binder
This Personal Health Record was
designed to help you stay organized within your hectic lifestyle and to
optimize your health care. The
reality of today is that:
people go to a variety of health care providers
time with providers is limited
your health care providers need a quick method of
individuals need to take greater responsibility for
our lifestyles are so hectic that if we don’t write it
As an independent nutrition consultant for twenty years I was
tired of “starting from scratch” in assessing medical histories of
new clients. I also saw a
need for better communication among health care “team” members.
As a founding member and President for 3 years of “Network for
Better Healthcare for Woman” I realized I was not alone in my
began the search for a method to empower individuals to be organizers of
their own medical care. Fortunately
I found the perfect partner in Karen and our team was born.
I have served the health care community for the past 30 years as
a clinical nurse, an office administrator, and as a medical practice
consultant. During these
years of working very closely with my patients, I’ve heard so many
people say, “I wish I could remember what my doctor told me”.
Each individual who uses our book will have the ability to write
important information in it and keep track of their own health.
No one is more capable than you of controlling your health care.
Karen Espenshade, R.N.