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Social media's leading physician voice, Kevin Pho, MD, shares the stories of the many who intersect with our health care system but are rarely heard from. 15 minutes a day. 7 days a week. Welcome to The Podcast by KevinMD.

The Podcast by KevinMD Kevin Pho, MD

    • Health & Fitness
    • 4.8 • 215 Ratings

Social media's leading physician voice, Kevin Pho, MD, shares the stories of the many who intersect with our health care system but are rarely heard from. 15 minutes a day. 7 days a week. Welcome to The Podcast by KevinMD.

    Catch peripheral artery disease early and prevent amputation

    Catch peripheral artery disease early and prevent amputation

    Join us on the podcast as we delve into the hidden epidemic affecting Black and brown communities: peripheral artery disease (PAD). Our guest, Anahita Dua, a vascular surgeon, sheds light on the alarming prevalence of PAD and its devastating consequences. From discussing the primary risk factors to exploring the importance of early detection and treatment, we uncover the critical steps needed to address this public health crisis.
    Anahita Dua is a vascular surgeon.
    She discusses the KevinMD article, "Preventing amputations and saving lives starts with bringing PAD into the 21st century."
    Mentioned in the episode: Get a Pulse on PAD (https://padpulse.org/)

    Our presenting sponsor is Nuance, a Microsoft company.
    Do you spend more time on administrative tasks like clinical documentation than you do with patients? You're not alone. Clinicians report spending up to two hours on administrative tasks for each hour of care provided. Nuance, a Microsoft company, is committed to helping clinicians restore the balance with Dragon Ambient eXperience – or DAX for short. DAX is an AI-powered, voice-enabled solution that helps physicians cut documentation time in half. DAX Copilot combines proven conversational and ambient AI with the most advanced generative AI in a mobile application that integrates directly with your existing workflows. DAX Copilot can be easily enabled within the workflow of the Dragon Medical application to bring the power of ambient technology to more clinicians faster while leveraging the proven and powerful capabilities used by over 550,000 physicians.
    Explore DAX Copilot today. Visit https://nuance.com/daxinaction to see a 12-minute DAX Copilot demo. Discover clinical documentation that writes itself and reclaim your work-life balance.
    VISIT SPONSOR → https://nuance.com/daxinaction
    SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST → https://www.kevinmd.com/podcast
    RECOMMENDED BY KEVINMD → https://www.kevinmd.com/recommended
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    • 20 min
    A story of liver cancer and diabetes

    A story of liver cancer and diabetes

    Join us for a discussion on the critical intersection of diabetes and liver disease. Our guest, Sarah Bauer, a pediatrician, shares her personal journey and insights into the recent screening guidelines released by the American Diabetes Association. From the importance of early detection to bridging the gap between research and practice, we explore actionable steps for improved patient care and advocacy.
    Sarah Bauer is a pediatrician.
    She discusses the KevinMD article, "Diabetes and liver disease: urgent screening needs highlighted by personal tragedy."

    Our presenting sponsor is Nuance, a Microsoft company.
    Do you spend more time on administrative tasks like clinical documentation than you do with patients? You're not alone. Clinicians report spending up to two hours on administrative tasks for each hour of care provided. Nuance, a Microsoft company, is committed to helping clinicians restore the balance with Dragon Ambient eXperience – or DAX for short. DAX is an AI-powered, voice-enabled solution that helps physicians cut documentation time in half. DAX Copilot combines proven conversational and ambient AI with the most advanced generative AI in a mobile application that integrates directly with your existing workflows. DAX Copilot can be easily enabled within the workflow of the Dragon Medical application to bring the power of ambient technology to more clinicians faster while leveraging the proven and powerful capabilities used by over 550,000 physicians.
    Explore DAX Copilot today. Visit https://nuance.com/daxinaction to see a 12-minute DAX Copilot demo. Discover clinical documentation that writes itself and reclaim your work-life balance.
    VISIT SPONSOR → https://nuance.com/daxinaction
    SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST → https://www.kevinmd.com/podcast
    RECOMMENDED BY KEVINMD → https://www.kevinmd.com/recommended
    GET CME FOR THIS EPISODE → https://earnc.me/uhdcvq
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    • 18 min
    How contemplative medicine revived a doctor's passion

    How contemplative medicine revived a doctor's passion

    Join Koshin Paley Ellison, a psychotherapist and author of Untangled: Walking the Eightfold Path to Clarity Courage and Compassion. Explore the transformative power of contemplative medicine as we delve into topics such as reconnecting with patients, navigating difficult emotions in the workplace, and cultivating resilience and compassion in health care practice.
    Koshin Paley Ellison is a psychotherapist and author of Untangled: Walking the Eightfold Path to Clarity Courage and Compassion.
    He discusses the KevinMD article, "Embracing vulnerability: a doctor’s journey of healing and connection."

    Our presenting sponsor is Nuance, a Microsoft company.
    Do you spend more time on administrative tasks like clinical documentation than you do with patients? You're not alone. Clinicians report spending up to two hours on administrative tasks for each hour of care provided. Nuance, a Microsoft company, is committed to helping clinicians restore the balance with Dragon Ambient eXperience – or DAX for short. DAX is an AI-powered, voice-enabled solution that helps physicians cut documentation time in half. DAX Copilot combines proven conversational and ambient AI with the most advanced generative AI in a mobile application that integrates directly with your existing workflows. DAX Copilot can be easily enabled within the workflow of the Dragon Medical application to bring the power of ambient technology to more clinicians faster while leveraging the proven and powerful capabilities used by over 550,000 physicians.
    Explore DAX Copilot today. Visit https://nuance.com/daxinaction to see a 12-minute DAX Copilot demo. Discover clinical documentation that writes itself and reclaim your work-life balance.
    VISIT SPONSOR → https://nuance.com/daxinaction
    SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST → https://www.kevinmd.com/podcast
    RECOMMENDED BY KEVINMD → https://www.kevinmd.com/recommended
    GET CME FOR THIS EPISODE → https://earnc.me/mtw0dm
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    • 19 min
    Mistakes make us better doctors

    Mistakes make us better doctors

    Join us for an insightful exploration of the complexities of managing mistakes in health care with our guest, Josh Schwarzbaum, an emergency physician. Together, we'll discuss the importance of embracing errors as opportunities for growth, fostering a culture of humility and learning, and navigating the delicate balance between self-reflection and the demands of fast-paced medical environments.
    Josh Schwarzbaum is an emergency physician.
    He discusses the KevinMD article, "We all make mistakes. Don’t let them define you."

    Our presenting sponsor is Nuance, a Microsoft company.
    Do you spend more time on administrative tasks like clinical documentation than you do with patients? You're not alone. Clinicians report spending up to two hours on administrative tasks for each hour of care provided. Nuance, a Microsoft company, is committed to helping clinicians restore the balance with Dragon Ambient eXperience – or DAX for short. DAX is an AI-powered, voice-enabled solution that helps physicians cut documentation time in half. DAX Copilot combines proven conversational and ambient AI with the most advanced generative AI in a mobile application that integrates directly with your existing workflows. DAX Copilot can be easily enabled within the workflow of the Dragon Medical application to bring the power of ambient technology to more clinicians faster while leveraging the proven and powerful capabilities used by over 550,000 physicians.
    Explore DAX Copilot today. Visit https://nuance.com/daxinaction to see a 12-minute DAX Copilot demo. Discover clinical documentation that writes itself and reclaim your work-life balance.
    VISIT SPONSOR → https://nuance.com/daxinaction
    SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST → https://www.kevinmd.com/podcast
    RECOMMENDED BY KEVINMD → https://www.kevinmd.com/recommended
    GET CME FOR THIS EPISODE → https://earnc.me/m42y8v
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    • 20 min
    AI, the physician shortage, and other health care trends

    AI, the physician shortage, and other health care trends

    Join guest Richard E. Anderson, chairman and CEO of The Doctors Company and TDC Group. We'll delve into pressing issues shaping the future of U.S. health care, from the impact of AI-powered clinical decision support tools to strategies for addressing physician shortages and managing health care costs amid consolidation. With insights from a seasoned industry leader, we'll explore the evolving landscape of patient care, liability risks, and the pivotal role of technology in shaping health care delivery.
    Richard E. Anderson is chairman and chief executive officer, The Doctors Company and TDC Group.
    He discusses the KevinMD article, "Harnessing U.S. health care’s resources to navigate the next decade."
    SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST → https://www.kevinmd.com/podcast
    RECOMMENDED BY KEVINMD → https://www.kevinmd.com/recommended
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    • 23 min
    Using technology to diagnose sepsis

    Using technology to diagnose sepsis

    Join Robert Scoggins, a physician executive, as we discuss the challenges of diagnosing and treating sepsis in the emergency department compared to other emergent conditions like stroke and heart attack. We'll discuss the latest advancements in diagnostic technology and care protocols, as well as innovative approaches like host response technology and rapid sepsis diagnosis tests. Discover how hospitals are implementing these tools to improve outcomes and the impact of recent government initiatives on sepsis management.
    Robert Scoggins is a physician executive.
    He discusses the KevinMD article, "Sepsis protocols coupled with rapid host response technologies are the key to improving patient outcomes."

    Our presenting sponsor is Nuance, a Microsoft company.
    Together, Microsoft and Nuance are leveraging their rich digital technology and advanced AI capabilities to tackle some of health care's biggest challenges. AI-driven technology promises to revolutionize patient and provider experiences with clinical documentation that writes itself.
    The Nuance Dragon Ambient eXperience, or DAX for short, is a voice-enabled solution that automatically captures patient encounters securely and accurately at the point of care. DAX Copilot combines proven conversational and ambient AI with the most advanced generative AI in a mobile application that integrates directly with your existing workflows.
    Physicians who use DAX have reported a 50 percent decrease in documentation time and a 70 percent reduction in feelings of burnout, and 85 percent of patients say their physician is more personable and conversational.
    Discover AI-powered clinical documentation that writes itself. Visit https://nuance.com/daxinaction to see a 12-minute DAX Copilot demo.
    VISIT SPONSOR → https://nuance.com/daxinaction
    SUBSCRIBE TO THE PODCAST → https://www.kevinmd.com/podcast
    RECOMMENDED BY KEVINMD → https://www.kevinmd.com/recommended
    GET CME FOR THIS EPISODE → https://earnc.me/1ynyj1
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    • 17 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
215 Ratings

215 Ratings

SarahSaysHi ,

Insightful and valuable

A wide range of content. Each episode gives me something new to think about. Just the right length for my commute. Highly recommend!

DrSog ,

Best doc podcast

I have been listening for a while. It’s very inclusive and informative with a variety of topics all aligned to physician needs and interests. Ty

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Wonderful show to hear the zeitgeist among docs

The KevinMD podcast is a great way to hear topical issues and stories from physicians in a quick, 15-minute format…every day! Thanks, Kevin, for sharing so many different experiences on this terrific podcast!

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