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Clinician

Professional, licensed caregiver, medical or not such as nurse, physician, technologist, therapist, etc.

Continuously Learn What Works #148

By Advocate, Clinician, ePatient, Informaticist, Podcasts No Comments

These three stories, my doctor and me, equity in health systems, care of children with severe heart problems, all contain a problem desperately needing fixing, choices – some based as research, others not – some action taken or no action. How can we continually learn from experience, share that cumulative experience to inform future choice-making and action?

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Crises: Opportunity for Children to Cope #142

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Some people pull hand-over-hand for strands of hope and opportunity in the quicksand of tragedy. The entire family strains to recover from the grief of addiction. I appreciate Sarah Cloud’s person-first approach. People are expert in their own lives. Expert means they know much. Experts still need help connecting dots, creating and executing plans, facing pain, and loving self. Check out Sarah’s series about Mama and Papa Paca. 

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Internal Fire of Best Health: Intuition, Mystery, Spirit, Soul

By Caregiver, Clinician, ePatient, Family man, Podcasts 2 Comments

Nurture spirit for best health. Death, dying, grief, trauma weaken and ++ connections, music, art, mindfulness, gratitude strengthen the spirit. A mystery indeed.
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Covid-19 Testing. Still Complicated.

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Following my person-first approach to health, let’s start with people’s circumstances and life flow, put testing into a context of managing the risk of COVID-19. Then let’s tackle what testing even means, what to expect from testing, and then circle back to the person – how do the results impact our circumstances and life flow? Read More

2021 Holiday Letter: Trust

By Advocate, Caregiver, Clinician, ePatient, Family man, Leader, Musician, Podcasts, Researcher 2 Comments

Overflowing with gratefulness in the New Year. Connection, family, music, activism. Sobered by grief for 1000s of lives lost each day. Theme this year: Trust. Read, listen, or watch this episode. Read More