Category: Relationship with your Doctor

Challenge the Process

I had a visceral – and negative – reaction the moment I read the Facebook post. It was by a new college graduate with a degree in nursing who was working in an acute care hospital. She recounted the story of how a patient had become angry with her that day because he had to… Read on…

Sharing a Personal Experience

“Empathy. The capacity to understand or feel what another person is experiencing from within the other being’s frame of reference, i.e., the capacity to place oneself in another’s position.” – Wikipedia In my 25 years as a healthcare professional, I’ve encountered many older adult patients, clients, friends and family who have been diagnosed with shingles.… Read on…