Health: Fred Hutch provides phone service

Read the full article in Seattle Magazine, November 2011. The calls come in from anywhere and everywhere, landing in a quiet warren of cubicles inside a South Lake Union building. “I just found out I have Stage 4 cancer in my throat,” drawls a voice that drips Texas. “I need to get all my teeth … Continue reading Health: Fred Hutch provides phone service

Website helps patients with type II diabetes find clinical trials

Read the full article in Seattle/LocalHealthGuide, Nov. 7, 2010. Seattle entrepreneur Ryan Luce has launched an online matching service, Corengi, that helps patients with type II diabetes find research studies they might want to participate in. Think of it as a “dating” service for researchers and patients.

Drs & pts blog & tweet abt health, sickness & life

Read the full article in Seattle/LocalHealthGuide, Oct. 13, 2010. Every morning, the first thing that Seattle pediatrician Wendy Sue Swanson does is check her twitter account, Swanson confessed to a crowd of doctors and other health professionals on Monday in a Seattle conference room.