White Coat Black Art | Oct 8, 2011 | 27:30

Respect in the Hospital workplace

Nurse practitioners and physician assistants are competing for a larger role in caring for patients. If you don't know one from the other you're not alone. Dr. Brian Goldman speaks with a social scientist about "who's who" in the hospital zoo. Also, a panel of nurse practitioners talk about how they're finding their place in the health care system.

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White Coat Black Art To Err is Medicine - Part 1 May 23, 2011 | 24:00Host Dr. Brian Goldman and a panel of experts share their worst medical mistakes and discuss how to make the system safer for patients. Recorded in front of a live audience at Toronto's Glenn Gould Studio. Part 1 of 2.
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White Coat Black Art - Unpaid CaregiversNov 19, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Unpaid Caregivers Audio
White Coat Black Art Unpaid Caregivers Nov 19, 2011 | 27:30Alongside many aging seniors is a partner, a middle-aged child, a friend or even a neighbor -- taking them to appointments, advocating for them and sometimes providing personal care. This week, we look at these unpaid caregivers.
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White Coat Black Art Boundaries - Part 2 Jul 11, 2011 | 27:30This week, part two of a series about the relationship boundaries between health professionals and patients. For those who think boundary violations always involve dating and intimacy you might be surprised to hear about other situations that could be considered "crossing the line."
White Coat Black Art - Can We Talk?Oct 15, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Can We Talk? Audio
White Coat Black Art Can We Talk? Oct 15, 2011 | 27:30This week, a look at the nuances of language used by health care workers when they talk with patients, and each other.
White Coat Black Art - Realities of Moral Distress in HealthcareMar 26, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Realities of Moral Distress in Healthcare Audio
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White Coat Black Art - Ask Dr. Brian (2011 Season finale)Dec 31, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Ask Dr. Brian (2011 Season finale) Audio
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White Coat Black Art - Consequences of PrivacyJan 7, 2011 | 27:30White Coat Black Art Consequences of Privacy Audio
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