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Courage In Healthcare

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We are proud to announce the launch of Courage in Healthcare, a podcast sponsored by MaxWorth Consulting Group. In this series, we will speak with leaders in the healthcare community who have seen their organizations through trying times. It’s our hope to inspire others with these remarkable stories of innovation and perseverance and introduce the professionals behind them, whose courage has left an incredible mark on their communities. The first episode will go live in July 2019. We look forward to sharing these stories with you. If you have a story of courage to tell and would like to share it, please let us know. We would love to hear from you

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We are proud to announce the launch of Courage in Healthcare, a podcast sponsored by MaxWorth Consulting Group. In this series, we will speak with leaders in the healthcare community who have seen their organizations through trying times. It’s our hope to inspire others with these remarkable stories of innovation and perseverance and introduce the professionals behind them, whose courage has left an incredible mark on their communities. The first episode will go live in July 2019. We look forward to sharing these stories with you. If you have a story of courage to tell and would like to share it, please let us know. We would love to hear from you

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English


Episodes

Rural Healthcare in America: Financial Viability

9/16/2021
In this series on rural health in America, we’re diving into the issues that are threatening access to care in some of our most medically underserved communities. Our third and final episode focuses on the financial viability of rural hospitals. We will hear from Alan Morgan of the National Rural Health Association, Brad Huerta, CEO of Lost Rivers, and Dr. Mark Holmes, a professor of health policy and management at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. These experts will help us...

Duration:00:19:44

Rural Healthcare in America: Physician Shortages

8/30/2021
In this series on rural health in America, we’re diving into the issues that are threatening access to care in some of our most medically underserved communities. This episode focuses on the problem of physician shortages, which is particularly dire in rural areas, as well as the leaders who are trying to find creative ways to recruit doctors to the communities that need them most. We will hear from Dr. Curry of UAB again, as well as Alan Morgan of the National Rural Health Association, Bill...

Duration:00:30:58

Rural Healthcare in America: Access to Care

8/23/2021
This episode kicks off our new series on rural healthcare in America. Rural populations are often medically underserved, and the hospitals and health systems that serve them are struggling to survive. In this series, we take a look at health disparities in rural America, as well as the healthcare professionals, government entities, and businesses that are trying to make sure every American has equal access to quality care and lifesaving technologies. Our hope is to shine a light on the...

Duration:00:12:20

Perspectives on a Pandemic: Dr. Ben Fickenscher

9/2/2020
This episode we speak with Dr. Ben Fickenscher, an emergency room physician from Chesapeake, VA. Dr. Fickenscher successfully implemented an innovative opioid use disorder treatment program at his health care system. In this episode, he speaks with us about the creation of the program, it’s early success, and how the coronavirus has impacted OUD treatment in his community and in the United States.

Duration:00:27:02

Perspectives on a Pandemic: Drs. Arun and Barkha Chhabra

8/11/2020
In this special episode of Courage In Healthcare, we speak with Drs. Arun and Barkha Chhabra. A married couple, Arun and Barkha share with us their experiences navigating the pandemic both as a family and as healthcare providers. We discuss the financial impact the virus has had on healthcare organizations, what physicians can do to better prepare themselves and their communities for outbreaks in the future, and how they’ve handled the challenges of the pandemic together.

Duration:00:28:45

Perspectives on a Pandemic Dr. Katherine Williams

8/4/2020
In this special episode of Courage In Healthcare, we speak by phone with Dr. Katherine Williams, a practicing OBGYN and president of the Louisiana Medical Society. She shares with us her insights on maintaining a practice during the outbreak, the varying impact the virus has had on providers across different specialties, and the importance of care delivery amidst the fear of infection.

Duration:00:17:27

Perspectives on a Pandemic: Dr. Victoria Rundus

7/27/2020
Covid-19 has altered our world in many ways. Members of the healthcare community have overcome unforeseen challenges and, in the process, they’ve learned a lot about what it takes to see their patients and their practices through a world-wide pandemic. In our next few episodes, we’ll be speaking with providers about the outbreak. We’ll discuss the setbacks they’ve had to handle, the lessons they’ve learned, and what the future might hold for healthcare and physician practices. In this...

Duration:00:21:39

Kevin Callanan and The Valley Health Cancer Center

3/17/2020
In this episode, we visit the Valley Health Cancer Center in Winchester, VA. When you walk through the doors of this remarkable place, you think of all the people who have found comfort here in the midst of an unthinkable struggle. Sunlight pours into the center’s two-story glass lobby. There are meditation rooms, prayer chapels, and even a healing garden where rocking chairs sit on a patio at the edge of a beautiful pond. The infusion center is positioned so that patients can look out over...

Duration:00:32:09

Dr. Grace Terrell

12/11/2019
Dr. Grace Terrell is a highly regarded internal medicine physician from High Point, NC. In addition to practicing medicine, she has also served as CEO for Envision Genomics, Inc and CHESS, a population health management company. Today, she is the CEO of Eventus WholeHealth, a pioneering team of healthcare professionals who provide comprehensive, whole-person care to patients in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, and senior independent living facilities. In 1995, Dr....

Duration:00:20:58

Dr. Paul Reiman

10/22/2019
Making sports safer for athletes is one of today’s top issues in healthcare. There’s more awareness than ever before regarding the danger of concussions, but we still have a long way to go before we fully understand head trauma and how it’s affecting our athletes. In this episode of Courage in Healthcare, we speak with Dr. Paul Reiman, an orthopedic surgeon based in Tumecula, CA. Dr. Reiman’s life-long passion for motorsports influenced his professional interests from the start. Over the...

Duration:00:31:12

Courage in Healthcare: Arun Adlakha, Part 2

9/12/2019
In last week’s episode, we learned about the challenges the Adlakhas faced when they left their home in India to make a life here in America. Dr. Adlakha believes these challenges prepared him to play the role he was meant to play in the lives of others. His presence in America allowed him to lead his family through difficult times and pave the way for his daughter’s success. Dr. Adlakha says that none of this would have been possible if he hadn’t had the loving support of the Gill family....

Duration:00:31:00

Courage in Healthcare: Arun Adlakha, Part 1

9/4/2019
In this two-part episode, we speak with Dr. Arun Adlakha, a pulmonologist based in Charlotte, NC. Arun and his wife, Kiran, met as medical students at CMC Ludhiana in India. In 1987, with a baby on the way, they made the decision to move to the United States. In part one of this episode, we will learn about the circumstances that led them to this decision and the challenges they would face as they reestablished their medical careers in an unfamiliar country. This move required the Adlakhas...

Duration:00:27:00

Courage In Healthcare: Tom Sonderman

7/17/2019
During the catastrophic flooding event that devastated the Midwest in 2008, Columbus Regional suffered extensive damage and was forced to remain closed for over three months. Dr. Sonderman led his hospital through this dark time in a way that showed remarkable courage. Without revenue coming in, his team continued to pay the hospital’s employees and coordinated the delivery of emergency care with the help of mobile units from across the country. Dr. Sonderman made sure his hospital continued...

Duration:00:17:30

Courage In Healthcare Introduction

7/17/2019
We are proud to announce the launch of our new podcast, Courage in Healthcare. In this series, we will speak with leaders in the healthcare community who have seen their organizations through trying times. It’s our hope to inspire others with these remarkable stories of innovation and perseverance and introduce the professionals behind them, whose courage has left an incredible mark on their communities. The first episode will go live in July 2019. We look forward to sharing these stories...

Duration:00:00:58