Difficult News

by Laura Yeater, MD I have been a part of giving bad news several times in my career. I have had to tell families after or during an unexpected code that their loved one had died. I have been involved in giving cancer diagnosis during medical school. I have had to share with a woman … More Difficult News

Finding Home

by Joseph L. Sanchez, MD In my patient’s smiling eyes, I was reminded of my “why.” There she sat, eager to talk about the cat on her shirt. With childlike wonder, the 37-year-old woman before me, wheelchair bound from cerebral palsy, was ready for her hour-long appointment to coordinate her complex medical care, and I … More Finding Home