Summary: Greyscale takes a look at the not-so-clear areas of medicine by sharing physicians' own difficult encounters. These stories will showcase what can often be forgotten - the humanity behind the physician. Produced by Ben Davis - faculty at Swedish First Hill Family Medicine Residency.
We invite nurses Edna and Chris to share a story of a complicated patient
Chris Drumm, Family Physician from Pennsylvania, joins us remotely to discuss an experience of a dying patient and her husband. Doc and the Deacon podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/doc-and-the-deacon/id1386908429
Faculty and residents share their stories at a recent Narrative Medicine workshop about a time they experienced a loss of control.
"Laughter is the closest distance between two people". In our first two-guest episode, Laura Blinkhorn and Joe Breuner discuss navigating encounters with a beloved yet disruptive patient who battles mental illness.
Carrie Rubenstein shares a story of an older patient at the end of her life and maintaining the balance of being both PCP and primary decision-maker.
Anna McDonald brings us a story about finding a way to contribute even when feeling out of your element.
Kevin Wang, faculty at Swedish First Hill Family Medicine Residency, discusses his journey through the medical education system as we get a glimpse of how LGBTQ healthcare and medical education has evolved and where it can continue to improve. Swedish LGBTQ - Trans Healthcare Symposium: https://www.swedish.org/for-health-professionals/cme/conferences/trans-health Cultural Awareness Training & LGB Education · Fenway Institute: https://www.lgbthealtheducation.org/lgbt-education/learning-modules/ · Cardea Services: http://www.cardeaservices.org/training/providing-culturally-proficient-services-to-transgender-and-gender-nonconforming-people.html · Gay & Lesbian Medical Association: http://www.glma.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Page.viewPage&pageId=1025&grandparentID=534&parentID=940&nodeID=1 · His Health: https://www.hishealth.org/ · Fenway Institute: https://www.lgbthealtheducation.org/lgbt-education/webinars/ Trans Medical Care & Statistics · National Transgender Discrimination Survey: https://transequality.org/issues/national-transgender-discrimination-survey · University of California San Francisco Center of Excellence for Transgender Health Guidelines: http://transhealth.ucsf.edu/trans?page=guidelines-home · Cedar River Clinics Trans Toolkit: http://www.cedarriverclinics.org/transtoolkit/ · Callen Lorde Trans Protocols: http://callen-lorde.org/transhealth/ · World Professional Association of Trans Health Standards of Care Version 7: http://www.wpath.org/site_page.cfm?pk_association_webpage_menu=1351&pk_association_webpage=3926 · Fenway Health Trans Guidelines: http://www.lgbthealtheducation.org/wp-content/uploads/COM-2245-The-Medical-Care-of-Transgender-Persons.pdf Other · HealthyPeople 2020: https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/lesbian-gay-bisexual-and-transgender-health · LGBT Health Journal: http://www.liebertpub.com/lgbt · Transgender Health Journal: http://www.liebertpub.com/overview/transgender-health/634/
Jorge Garcia shares 3 separate stories that each highlight the complexity of human life.
In this episode, we hear an all-to-familiar story of a physician running late in clinic. What happens when a patient conflict occurs in the middle of this busy clinic day that leads to potentially irreparable harm? AFP Episode: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/bonus-episode-6-october-13-2017-afp-american-family/id1064701549?i=1000393503552&mt=2
Joe Breuner joins us to discuss a delayed diagnosis in the distant past that continues weigh on his mind years later.
Alex Langley, third year Family Medicine resident physician, shares his story about struggling to break bad news. The Break Podcast: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-break/id1101789524?mt=2 Running Waters by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/) Artist: http://audionautix.com/ Outro: Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil
Carolyn Wakeman, Chief resident at Swedish First Hill Family Medicine Residency, guides us through her story of a tumultuous labor induction.
Kaeley Kaplan, second year Family Medicine resident at Swedish First Hill Family Medicine Residency, shares her story about a dying patient and a magic pill.
Eliza Hutchinson, second year Family Medicine resident physician, shares her story of going the extra mile to make a potentially significant change in her patient's life. But is it worth the personal cost that it comes at?
Elizabeth Hutchinson, fellow faculty at Swedish First Hill Family Medicine, joins me in this episode where we discuss patient autonomy and the gravity that continuity of care can sometimes provide.