Successful Woman Radio
Monday December 3, 2012 @ 12 Noon (EST)
Wise Woman Series Featuring:
Actress, Speaker & Patient Advocate Alicia Cole (pictured left)
Listen Online: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/successfulwomanradio
Join us on Monday December 10, 2012 as we feature business woman, actress, speaker and patient advocate, Alicia Cole (featured left) as she shares her incredible story of near death experience and surviving it all to transform her life in spite of the obstacles!
Alicia is the Survivor of multiple hospital-acquired infections including Necrotizing Fasciitis. Her two-day hospital stay for fibroid removal turned into six additional surgeries, near amputation of her leg and six years of aftercare and rehabilitation.
While still in ICU fighting for her life, Alicia vowed to make a difference. She Co-Sponsored and lobbied successfully for passage of two California State Laws for Patient Safety and Public Reporting of infection rates and is a voting member of Governor Brown's HAI Advisory Committee, a program of the CDPH. She has become a tireless advocate for patient safety.
Today Alicia shares her story with healthcare professionals everywhere, so they might learn from her case. Her incredible journey has been featured on ABC's 20/20, The Doctors and Fox News.
She has been the profiled in HEALTH Magazine, Consumer Reports and the LA Times among others. Alicia will share her wisdom principles that can help you to move forward in your life no matter what the challenge!