My Health Can’t Wait: A Patient Resource

The patient education effort, My Health Can’t Wait, aims to help individuals understand the importance of addressing their health needs and recognize the potentially detrimental impact of delaying care. We want to inspire people to prioritize their health with confidence.

My Health Can’t Wait provides key resources and comprehensive information to improve communication between patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals about how and when to pursue care.

My Health Can’t Wait: A Patient Resource

Patient Spotlight

Resources

Stefanie – Meniscus Repair
Stefanie – Meniscus Repair
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Don – Cataract Surgery
Don – Cataract Surgery
01:19
Michelle – First Pregnancy
Michelle – First Pregnancy
01:11
Deardra – Hormone Replacement Therapy
Deardra – Hormone Replacement Therapy
01:19
Terry – Hip Replacement
Terry – Hip Replacement
01:50
Elisa – Mammogram
Elisa – Mammogram
01:17
J&J - Joel's Story v4 (1)
J&J - Joel's Story v4 (1)
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J&J - NIcole's Story v5 (1)
J&J - NIcole's Story v5 (1)
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References

1. Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies Elective Surgery Survey. Accessed August 4, 2020. About the Survey: This survey was conducted online within the United States by The Harris Poll on behalf of DePuy Synthes from July 9-13, 2020 among 2,016 U.S. adults ages 18 and older. This online survey is not based on a probability sample and therefore no estimate of theoretical sampling error can be calculated.
2. Los Angeles Times. “Health crisis looming inside a health crisis: People are avoiding going to the doctor.” Accessed at August 4, 2020. Available at: https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-07-29/coronavirus-people-avoid-visits-to-doctor.
3. Reuters. “New U.S. health crisis looms as patients without COVID-19 delay care.” Accessed August 4, 2020. Available at: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-care/new-u-s-health-crisis-looms-as-patients-without-covid-19-delay-care-idUSKCN24E143.

The information on this site is for educational purposes only and is not medical advice. Always talk to your doctor before you make decisions about your health.

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