At the age of 36, Rachel Brummert started with a cough- and ended up disabled from the medication that was supposed to help her recover. In her search for answers, she navigated through a complicated and flawed system. From injured patient to empowered patient safety leader, she works tirelessly to help others and to help change the system. She founded Patient Safety Impact in 2017 to address the need for better healthcare.
About her work:
Dealing with the consequences of infection: Stories from patients and their families