John Phelan

Founder of ZweenaJohn Phelan | Founder & CEO

With over 17 years of healthcare and pharmaceutical experience, John is the vision behind Zweena. He left the pharmaceutical industry to embark on a great opportunity to help shape and influence the developing consumer healthcare movement.

John currently resides in Princeton, NJ with his wife and four children.

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Why Do I Need a Personal Health Record?

January 27, 2014

Listen to Get Real Health President Robin Wiener and Zweena CEO John Phelan Answer the Question: “Why Do I Need a Personal Health Record?”

Changing the Face of Healthcare: Our Journey to 50,000 Pages

January 7, 2014

We’re all a fan of a good story here at Zweena. And just like Dorothy followed the yellow brick road in the Wizard of Oz, we are on our own journey. Why are we on this journey? 98,000 people die a year from preventable medical errors; that’s the equivalent of a jumbo jet crashing every [&hellip

What Everyone is Saying About National Family Caregiver Month 2013

December 3, 2013

$450 billion dollars. According to the Department of Health, that’s the amount of uncompensated care that family caregivers provide to friends & family here in the United States

What Everyone is Saying About National Family Caregiver Month 2013

December 3, 2013

$450 billion dollars. According to the Department of Health, that’s the amount of uncompensated care that family caregivers provide to friends & family here in the United States

4 Tips to Receive Better Healthcare

November 12, 2013

Have you ever made a mistake? Chances are you have; The truth of the matter is that everyone makes mistakes. When it comes to healthcare, we don’t tend to think that doctors or physicians make mistakes. But, whether or not we want to acknowledge medical mistakes, they do happen

Health Records: To Digitize or Not to Digitize?

October 11, 2013

“Its 10PM, do you know where your health records are?” Remember those late evening ads on TV that had parents think twice about the whereabouts of their children? I’d like you think about this example in the context of your health records. Most of our health records are with the physicians, clinics, and hospitals that [&hellip

Get Your Own Medical Records in 4 Frustrating Steps

September 21, 2013

With the Affordable Care Act going into effect on October 1st, it’s more important than ever to have ownership over every aspect of your own personal health ecosystem. One of the things that many of us take for granted are our medical records. Your personal medical records can be spread around in multiple medical offices [&hellip

7 Quality Affordable Care Act Resources

August 27, 2013

Our team compiled 7 must have Affordable Care Act resources to help answer some of your questions

Case Study: Zweena and Virtua Partnership

July 3, 2013

Virtua, the largest comprehensive healthcare system in Southern New Jersey, is creating a fully digital healthcare ecosystem. Zweena helped promote this enormous digital effort by offering free online personal health records to consumers living in Gloucester, Camden and Burlington counties in South Jersey

3 Benefits of Online Medical Records for Caregivers

July 1, 2013

As a caregiver, the ability to have access to your families or patients medical records helps you better navigate the health system. Your role as caregiver is critical in helping those you care for get the best possible care in the most timely fashion