Let’s just say it’s been a long year.
Our patients come to us with one request: Make it better! And that’s what we try to do. But our system is struggling, clinicians are struggling within it and patients are suffering the harms. So how can we make the system better? For all of us? Lily Yang offers some suggestions.
Pain is interwoven throughout health care and to manage it well requires a high level of skill, expertise and continuous learning. Especially as we grapple with the meaning of opioid safety. Jaclyn Ricci, nurse practitioner and pain specialist offers valuable insight and language to help us better care for our patients in pain.
Looking back across four decades Kathryn shares critical moments that shaped her career and the modern growth of her specialty. Kathryn sees opportunity where others cannot. Hers is a beautiful example of innovation and leadership oriented, always, to meeting the needs of patients and families.