Viewing entries tagged
women in medicine

The "Thank You"

Comment

The "Thank You"

Gratitude can be transformative.

Today wasn’t less busy than any other day this week. Like many ED's across the country, we are boarding many patients. The acuity of our ill patients is high at baseline, and combined with influenza season, many hospitals are at capacity and still trying to function. Stress levels are peaking, and staff is overworked and underpaid, at a time of the year when money tends to be stretched thin to start with. It's been a tumultuous week. But I had an experience this morning that set the tone for my day and in turn, set a gratitude chain in motion...

Comment

#MeToo in Medicine

Comment

#MeToo in Medicine

You might say that words don’t make a difference. In some ways, you’re right. But there’s a funny thing about words – they hold magic and power. They have the ability to bring things to life. And this is exactly what the #MeToo movement is doing.

Comment