We are board-certified, fellowship-trained Hospice and Palliative Medicine physicians who have background in Internal Medicine, Family Medicine, and Pediatrics. This podcast is designed to help educate healthcare professionals about the particular needs of those who are facing chronic and terminal illnesses
Podcast #21 Everyone Has a Story
The story of how hospice is an important program of care, consequences of not using the services, and how my original plans for finding cures got derailed into becoming something equally as important.
Podcast #20 Age Is Not Just a Number
Ageism is flourishing. We will discuss not only how ageism can adversely influence the way we manage care for our patients, but also how it impacts how the older age people see themselves.
Are We the Canaries in the Coal Mine?
Burnout. Learn how it affects us, our patients and the healthcare system - and how to help ourselves and work toward change change
Podcast #18 Things That Bug Us!
A discussion of typical things that may annoy your average hospice and palliative care provider and how to deal with those thing in a positive way.
Podcast #17 Don't Say That Again!
Learn more communication tidbits to improve communication and understanding in the discussions you have with patients and their loved ones
Podcast #16 Malignant Bowel Obstruction
Review of the treatment for malignant bowel obstruction with focus on medical management
I am going into family medicine. HOWEVER, this podcast, makes me wish I were doing Palliative. I love the way you model compassionate communication. I know will come back here to be uplifted as I move through my training. Thank you so much!
Good info during HPM Fellowship
I am a doc who went back to fellowship in HPM after two decades of practice in an outpatient setting. These podcasts are great reviews of info pertinent during HPM fellowship. Thanks for the time and energy you spend on their creation!
Excellent Adjunct to a Palliative Rotation!
I’m a medical student going into psychiatry, and I found and listened to this podcast while on my palliative care rotation. It was so great and provided a lot of practical, foundational knowledge. Highly recommended for learners of all levels :)