Point Pressure: creating a new device for muscle spasticity

Point Pressure is a Barcelona-based medical technology startup committed to helping patients affected by neurological conditions. With their first product, Sura, they are bringing a non-invasive, non-drug treatment for muscle spasticity to the medical device industry. We are proud to announce that A+J Patient Advocacy is now a member of the Advisory Panel at PointContinue reading “Point Pressure: creating a new device for muscle spasticity”

Unseen: How We’re Failing Parent Caregivers & Why It Matters

The Unseen film follows Jess and Ryan Ronne, a blended family with 8 children, including Lucas, who has profound disabilities requiring total care. Their situation has gotten more and more challenging as Lucas gets older and stronger. With limited resources and support, caregiving takes a toll on their physical and mental health. We are proud toContinue reading “Unseen: How We’re Failing Parent Caregivers & Why It Matters”

Children Need Independent Patient Advocates, Too

Your Friendly Advocate recently wrote for Case Management Society of America’s official magazine about the importance of independent patient advocates for the pediatric population. Those who work in adult medicine are beginning to understand and embrace the concept of independent patient advocacy. They see the potential for increased patient safety and better health outcomes. TheyContinue reading “Children Need Independent Patient Advocates, Too”