The Human Side of Healthcare
Texas statewide has a real issue with maternal mortality, up to even a year after giving birth. Cardiovascular disease is often a contributor, and that can lead to preeclampsia, or dangerously high blood pressure during pregnancy or after delivery. Theresa Patton, MD, OB-GYN at Methodist Dallas Medical Center joins us to discuss what women can do to prevent or treat this serious condition.
Next, there is a way you can give the gift of life to a friend, relative, or even a total stranger. It is through Living Donor Kidney Transplantation. Dr. Johanna Bayer, MD, Abdominal Transplant Surgeon at Baylor Scott & White All Saints Medical Center in Fort Worth explains.
Working in healthcare can be one of the most rewarding careers available. Helping others, whether from the clinical side as a physician, nurse or therapist, or from the administrative side as a manger, CEO, or simply working in housekeeping, hospitals are a “city within a city.”
Natalie Wilkins, Chief of Staff to the President and CEO at Cook Children’s Health Care System talks to us about her job and the landscape of working in healthcare.
Cutting edge conversation about today’s healthcare trends