About Savvier Health, LLC
The Patient Whiz was created by a Dr. Maria Hester, a board-certified physician who is passionate about empowering people to optimize their health and health care while reducing the burden of high medical bills. Dr. Hester is also the founder of Savvier Health, LLC, a health empowerment firm located in Columbia, MD. She starting writing her first self-help book for patients while in medical school, over 20 years ago. She is the author of Your Family Medical Record: An Interactive Guide to Getting the Best Care, published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc. in 2000. She current blogs for e-Hospitalist News (Teachable Moments) to educate other physicians on ways to empower their patients. She also is the geriatrics editor for BellaOnline.com.