Health equity, mental health, and quality of care are key issues facing those in the greater Pittsburgh region. But where do employers fit in the solution? Join The Pittsburgh Business Group on Health's new podcast, It's All Your Business, as they explore these focus areas and more... and how we can understand our community by understanding our employees. Produced by Postindustrial Media.
Season 2, Episode 7: The ripple effect of kindness in leadership
In this episode, we hear from the Second Lady of Pennsylvania, Gisele Barreto Fetterman. Her non-profit organizations run on simple, yet powerful ideals, all with the common thread of kindness. Hear Gisele’s theory on why applying these to leadership roles is so beneficial for everybody involved.
Season 2, Episode 6: Health Equity Series, Part 3: HER Birth Rights and Fourth Trimester
In this episode, we listen to the panel from the third part of our 2021 Health Equity Series. Jamila Pleas moderated this discussion featuring Daneita Blalock and Dr. Tiffany C. Wilson titled, “The ABC’s of Labor: Everything You Need to Know to Navigate Your Birth.” They aimed to bring understanding to the stages of labor, including benefits of a doula, a reliable support team, and recovery.
In Dr. Atiya Abdelmalik’s closing, “Your Life is Worth Saving” She shares vital lessons for labor and delivery – never deny your value or worth!
Season 2, Episode 5: Health Equity Series, Panel Part 2: Anxiety, Stress and Work-Life Balance for Pregnant Women
In this episode, we revisit the panel discussion from the second installment of our 2021 Health Equity Series, moderated by Jamila Pleas and featuring Dr. Veronica Ades and LaSandra Hutchinson. They shed light on the cultural risks and comorbidities associated with anxiety, stress, and depression as it relates to pregnancy among all women.
Season 2, Episode 4: Health Equity Series, Panel Part 1: Establishing Trust and Building Healthcare Relationships
During Episode 4, listen to an important panel session from the first installment of the 2021 Health Equity Series, featuring Jamila Pleas, Dr. Cynthia Jacinthe, and Rachel Poerschke.
Panelists discuss how poor Black maternal health outcomes directly impact a woman’s confidence in the healthcare system. They also offer guidance on how to choose a provider, establish trust, and build a healthy relationship with the healthcare provider.
Season 2, Episode 3: Bridging the Gap: Business and Communities
In this episode, Sabrina Saunders Mosby, president and CEO of Vibrant Pittsburgh, is joined by Jessica Brooks, CEO and president of Pittsburgh Business Group on Health. They discuss bridging the gap between the business world and communities, especially when it comes to health equity, which employers need to identify as a priority. Hear why sustainability and investments within organizations are so vital for systemic changes to occur.
Season 2, Episode 2: Addressing the Opioid Crisis, Part 2
In this episode, doctors Alan J. Recter and Barry Quart continue the discussion about the opioid crisis and the ways in which employers can make a difference.