9 episodes

What’s the best true story you’ve ever heard? Bedside Stories highlights some of the most captivating and emotionally compelling personal experiences that take place behind the scenes in health care. These short but unforgettable episodes bring listeners up close to a variety of inspiring successes, unexpected challenges and incredible moments with patients, medical staff and volunteers.

Narrator Corey Schubert has dedicated his career to storytelling. He’s a public relations senior specialist for Banner Health, one of the largest nonprofit health care systems in the country.

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What’s the best true story you’ve ever heard? Bedside Stories highlights some of the most captivating and emotionally compelling personal experiences that take place behind the scenes in health care. These short but unforgettable episodes bring listeners up close to a variety of inspiring successes, unexpected challenges and incredible moments with patients, medical staff and volunteers.

Narrator Corey Schubert has dedicated his career to storytelling. He’s a public relations senior specialist for Banner Health, one of the largest nonprofit health care systems in the country.

    Episode 9: One Good Deed

    Episode 9: One Good Deed

    As we wrap up our first season of inspiring and dramatic stories, we’re checking in on many of the memorable patients, medical staff and volunteers who shared their memorable experiences throughout the past year. Quite a bit has happened since we met them!

    • 7 min
    Episode 8: Moving the Curtain

    Episode 8: Moving the Curtain

    Hospital chaplains Timothy and Stephanie Burdick visit some of Banner Health’s most critical patients every Sunday. Sometimes, those patients don’t realize they’ve just held hands with two people who’ve learned to embrace life through a hardship of their own: Both Timothy and Stephanie have been blind since they were infants. 

    • 16 min
    Episode 7: Changing the Timeline

    Episode 7: Changing the Timeline

    Bernice Campbell has seen many family members impacted by Alzheimer’s disease, so now this 57-year-old grandmother is doing her part to help researchers and medical experts before we lose thousands more people in another generation. But some ethnic cultures remain skeptical about taking part in research, which presents a real issue in finding a cure. 

    • 21 min
    Episode 6: The Right One

    Episode 6: The Right One

    Patient Anita Allen had no idea how much of her life was about to change when a nice fellow named Sam appeared in the doorway of her treatment room. That set in motion another major moment intertwining the lives of the two widowers with the hospital in ways neither could have expected. 

    • 14 min
    Episode 5: Survival Mode

    Episode 5: Survival Mode

    Sixty-year-old John Waddell shares his experience of being trapped alone for more than 48 hours in a dark mine-shaft in the Arizona desert, 100 feet down, surrounded by rattlesnakes.

    • 13 min
    Episode 4: A Lifetime of Good Karma

    Episode 4: A Lifetime of Good Karma

    Just when you think you’ve heard it all, 72-year-old nurse Betty Schley comes along to share some wild and unexpected stories from her lifelong career in healthcare.

    • 14 min

Customer Reviews

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Wow! Great stories.

People usually have brief interactions with hospitals and doctors. You’d never know what goes on behind the scenes if it weren’t for this podcast. Incredible stories.

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