The care map became a tool for managing
and communicating across sectors and teams.
My son’s care map
In 2011 I was asked to talk about what it’s like to raise a child with complex health care needs. I struggled long and hard to find the right words, but eventually pulled out a bunch of colored markers, sat down at my table, and drew this diagram which I shared with them.
Request for use
My original care map illustration has been used in hundreds to depict the needs and resourcefulness of people living with multiple chronic conditions.
If you would like to request permission to use the care map image, please do so below. Please note that I do not grant permission for it to be used by private companies.