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The Patients Come First Podcast is presented by the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association. Each episode will feature people in the health care community whose work is focused on enhancing patient experience, whether through direct care, medical research, or other efforts. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us Twitter @VirginiaHHA using the hashtag #PatientsComeFirst.

The Patients Come First Podcast is presented by the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association. Each episode will feature people in the health care community whose work is focused on enhancing patient experience, whether through direct care, medical research, or other efforts. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us Twitter @VirginiaHHA using the hashtag #PatientsComeFirst.

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Podcasts

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The Patients Come First Podcast is presented by the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association. Each episode will feature people in the health care community whose work is focused on enhancing patient experience, whether through direct care, medical research, or other efforts. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us Twitter @VirginiaHHA using the hashtag #PatientsComeFirst.

Language:

English


Episodes

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Irène Mathieu

1/19/2021
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with UVA Health pediatrician Dr. Irène Mathieu, who is also an accomplished poet and author. During the interview, Dr. Mathieu discusses her public health research as a Fulbright Fellow, her clinical work, her published work as an author, and more. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:16:17

Patients Come First Podcast - Julie Dime of VHHA

1/13/2021
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with VHHA Vice President of Government Advocacy Julie Dime, who provides an overview of the 2021 Virginia General Assembly session (which will largely be conducted virtually during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic), hospitals' legislative priorities, and how to get the latest updates on legislative affairs by joining the Virginia Hospital Grassroots Network. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com, or...

Duration:00:13:21

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Eric Freeman

12/22/2020
Things get a little personal on this episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast, which features an interview with Dr. Eric Freeman of Old Dominion Pediatrics that covers topics including shared high school memories, clinical work, COVID-19 vaccination, and more. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com. Or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:12:04

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Mike Dacey

12/14/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Riverside Health System President and Chief Operating Officer Dr. Mike Dacey about the current state of affairs regarding COVID-19 infections, hospitalizations, and vaccination plans. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:14:17

Patients Come First Podcast - Angela Fuentes and Ashley Campolattaro

12/8/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First Podcast features an interview with Angela Fuentes and Ashley Campolattaro, co-founders of Steps Sisters, a philanthropic organization that helps coordinate support services for breast cancer patients. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:10:55

Patients Come First Podcast - Donna Markey

11/30/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Augusta Health nurse practitioner Donna Markey on the topic of breast cancer screenings and high risk factors in patients. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:10:11

Patients Come First Podcast - Hannah Gerloff

11/17/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Hannah Gerloff, a nurse at Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters who works in the oncology outpatient clinic and brings a unique perspective to patient care as a two-time cancer survivor. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:09:50

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Amy Mathers

11/10/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Dr. Amy Mathers, UVA Health Associate Director of Clinical Microbiology, on the topic of COVID-19 testing and her work to develop a testing specimen collection swab to address supply shortages. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:16:33

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. James Stone

11/3/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Dr. James Stone, an award-winning UVA Health associate professor, physician, and researcher who works with the U.S. military to examine how artillery blasts affect soldiers' brains. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:10:12

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Taison Bell

10/27/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Dr. Taison Bell, an assistant professor and ICU director with UVA Health. The conversation covers Dr. Bell's work on the COVID-19 frontlines, the importance of colorectal cancer screenings, health outcome disparities, political engagement, and more. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:20:43

Patients Come First Podcast - Daniel Kolasa

10/21/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Daniel Kolasa, a radiographer with Carilion New River Valley Medical Center and a beekeeper who recently set up a Bee Healthy Apiary on hospital grounds. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:11:28

Patients Come First Podcast - Amelie and Sophia Clarke

10/14/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with twin sisters Amelie and Sophia Clarke, a pair of Northern Virginia high school students who started the Hopes and Seams project to make homemade face masks which they sell and also donate to first responders and vulnerable people. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:09:33

Patients Come First Podcast - Ralitsa Maduro and Brynn Sheehan

10/6/2020
This episode of VHHA’s Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Ralitsa Maduro, PhD, and Brynn Sheehan, PhD, researchers with Sentara Healthcare and Eastern Virginia Medical School, respectively, who discuss their work and being named finalists in an American Heart Association COVID-19 research grant competition. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:17:31

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Gary Miller

9/29/2020
This episode of VHHA’s Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Dr. Gary Miller, a cardiologist who serves as Vice Mayor on Danville City Council. During the conversation, Dr. Miller discusses the intersection of health care and public policy, the COVID-19 pandemic, and more. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:13:31

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Robbie Russell

9/23/2020
This episode of VHHA’s Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Dr. Robbie Russell, a native of Ghana working as an emergency medicine resident at UVA Health System, who discusses his path to medicine after playing professional soccer in the UEFA Champions League and with DC United and Real Salt Lake in MLS. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:10:20

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Mark Shapiro

9/16/2020
This episode of VHHA’s Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Dr. Mark Shapiro, a hospitalist and Associate Medical Director for St. Joseph Health Medical Group in California who also is the founder, producer, and host of the Explore the Space podcast. During the conversation, Dr. Shapiro discusses clinical issues and his podcasting exploits. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:15:45

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Ray McCue and Dr. Dave Mayer

9/9/2020
This episode of VHHA’s Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Dr. Ray McCue, Chief Medical Officer at Chesapeake Regional Healthcare, and Dr. Dave Mayer of the Patient Safety Movement Foundation. During the conversation, Dr. Mayer and Dr. McCue discuss patient safety work, Dr. Mayer’s 3,000 mile walk to highlight patient safety initiatives, and a series of virtual activities on World Patient Safety Day (Sept. 17). Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com...

Duration:00:17:40

Patients Come First Podcast - Eric Raff

9/2/2020
This episode of VHHA’s Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Eric Raff, Director of the Virginia Department for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. During the conversation, Raff discusses the work of the department, how COVID-19 has impacted deaf and hard of hearing people, and more. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:04:39

Patients Come First Podcast - Lara Jabbour and Nazanin Nayeri

8/25/2020
This episode of VHHA’s Patients Come First podcast features an interview with two college students – Lara Jabbour and Nazanin Nayeri – who met online and founded the philanthropic group Teds for Beds to raise funds to purchase teddy bears to be donated to pediatric patients receiving care in children’s hospitals. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or Instagram using the #PatientsComeFirst hashtag.

Duration:00:09:59

Patients Come First Podcast - Dr. Cameron Webb

8/18/2020
This episode of VHHA's Patients Come First podcast features an interview with Dr. Cameron Webb, a physician, attorney, professor, and health policy specialist who is seeking election to the U.S. House of Representatives as the Democratic nominee in Virginia's 5th Congressional District. During the podcast, Dr. Webb discusses his career, his campaign, ideas for health policy reform, and much more. Send questions, comments, or feedback to pcfpodcast@vhha.com or contact us on Twitter or...

Duration:00:15:28