Regina Holliday wears many hats. She is is an activist, artist, speaker and author. She uses the tools of technology and social media to better understand the patient condition and the landscape of medicine.
But nothing had prepared her for the experience of navigating the nation’s health care system. In 2009, Holliday’s husband, Fred Holliday, died from long-term undiagnosed kidney cancer. It was a catastrophic diagnosis that opened her eyes to the entrenched bureaucracy of our health care system.