On My Way: My Health 3-Sentence Summary
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What is a
An easy way to discuss important health
information with your healthcare team at each
How do I use it?
- Sentence 1:
My age and
- Sentence 2:
My treatment plan
- Sentence 3:
My question/concern to talk
about during this
"Hi, my name is
- I am 1
5 years old and I have a mitochondrial disorder.
- I can’t eat orally, so I am fed through my
- I am here today because the skin around my g
sore and red”.
Now it's your turn
- Practice with the health
-care providers you see
- Ask if your 3-Sentence Summary is correct and
includes all the important information
- Now you try!
My Health Passport
My Health Passport is a customized, wallet
size card that gives you instant access to
your paediatric medical information. It can
be used when you go to a new doctor, visit
an emergency room. You can print it for
your wallet or email a copy to yourself to
save it in your smart phone.
Create one for yourself.