Mayo Clinic Champions

Mayo Clinic Champions share their knowledge and experience to help other patients make the best choices for their care. Champions are committed to making a difference in the lives of others facing complex health issues and always advocate for patients.

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Nov 13, 2017

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Help save lungs, lives

By Tony Hart, Champions Specialist @TonyHart87
Mayo Clinic Champion Linda Wortman is using Lung Cancer Awareness Month to save lungs and lives. With walk and runs, a new lung health app, and a balloon inflating challenge, Wortman is setting out to gather supporters and educate people about lung cancer. According to the Wortman Lung Cancer Foundation [...]
November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month: Help save lungs, lives
Oct 27, 2017

Handling Frequently Asked Questions

By Tony Hart, Champions Specialist @TonyHart87
Your health journey matters. As someone who’s been there, you often understand what others are going through and can provide insight and empathy. Champions can sometimes get tough questions as they talk about their Mayo Clinic experience. To help you prepare, here’s a set of 5 Frequently Asked Questions: Will [...]
Handling Frequently Asked Questions
Sep 26, 2017

#MonthlyMission: Your Hope & Healing

By Tony Hart, Champions Specialist @TonyHart87
Last month, we launched a new campaign that brings to life the Mayo Clinic mission of inspiring hope. The campaign features real Mayo Clinic patients' stories of hope and healing, including: Grace, a 6-year-old epilepsy patient who had multiple brain surgeries and is now thriving and just being a kid [...]
#MonthlyMission: Your Hope & Healing
Jul 25, 2017

Tell a Friend - Mayo Clinic App Video

By Tony Hart, Champions Specialist @TonyHart87
The Mayo Clinic app makes it simple to help others in need. Using the app’s Tell a Friend feature sends contact information directly to your friend via text message, email, or social media, so they can easily request an appointment when it’s convenient for them. You can find step-by-step instructions [...]
Tell a Friend - Mayo Clinic App Video
Jul 10, 2017

What clinical studies mean for patients

By Tony Hart, Champions Specialist @TonyHart87
At Mayo Clinic, medical research is driven by the needs of the patients. Clinical studies are an important part of medical research, because they help bridge research and patient care through the evaluation of therapies, drugs and diagnostic tools to drive discoveries into clinical practice. In clinical studies, people with [...]
What clinical studies mean for patients