The Caregiver Relationship


Ep48: Putting Healing Back at the Center of Health Care

Ep48: Putting Healing Back at the Center of Health Care

Overview

This week Angel and Dr E take a deep dive on Dr’s Berry and Awdish’s paper on healing. They will broaden the traditional meaning of healing and review the 4 important steps to achieve this seemingly simple but seldom achieved goal for our survivors. This will be part 1 of a 2-part series you will not want to miss!!!!

Module-What You Want in Your Caregiver
Episode: 48-Putting Healing Back at the Center of Health Care

 

Referenced on the show

https://hbr.org/2019/05/putting-healing-back-at-the-center-of-health-care​

CROC gratitude shout outs

Angel Santana – Have Faith Let It Begin
Rod Freeman – Small Biz Up

Charlotte Larsen – http://www.charlottelarsen.net/
Michael Benzaia – https://www.michaeljohnbenzaia.com/

Wishing all of our cancer survivors a very long, healthy, happy and cancer-free life.

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Ep32: Words (Part 2)

Ep32: Words (Part 2)

Overview

This week we delve deeper into last week’s moving vignettes on the power of our words that can be “sharper than our sharpest scalpel or as soothing as a mothers caress”

Module: What you DON’T want from your caregiver

Episode: Words (Part 2)

Referenced on the show

CROC gratitude shout outs

Angel Santana – Have Faith Let It Begin
Rod Freeman – Small Biz Up

Charlotte Larsen – http://www.charlottelarsen.net/
Michael Benzaia – https://www.michaeljohnbenzaia.com/

Photo by Glen Carrie on Unsplash

Wishing all of our cancer survivors a very long, healthy, happy and cancer-free life.

Ep31: Words

Ep31: Words

Overview

Words can be as soothing as a mother’s embrace or as sharp and hurtful as a kick in the pants.
Today we play excerpts from a short film written, directed and produced by Dr. Eanelli starring local Hudson Valley actors dramatizing real life actual events.

Module: What you DON’T want from your caregiver

Episode: Words (Part 1)

Referenced on the show

CROC gratitude shout outs

Angel Santana – Have Faith Let It Begin
Rod Freeman – Small Biz Up

Charlotte Larsen – http://www.charlottelarsen.net/
Michael Benzaia – https://www.michaeljohnbenzaia.com/

Photo by Glen Carrie on Unsplash

Wishing all of our cancer survivors a very long, healthy, happy and cancer-free life.

Ep30: Caregiver burnout

Ep30: Caregiver burnout

Overview

Our CROC nation has been feasting on the module, “what do patients want from their caregivers?”
Today Angel and Dr. E begin a new module exploring the opposite question and take a deep dive on the all too common phenomenon of caregiver burnout; how to recognize it in yourself and your healthcare team and how to manage, treat and prevent this nefarious enemy of great oncology care!!!!

Module: What you DON’T want from your caregiver (Premier)

Episode: Caregiver burnout

 

 

Referenced on the show

Burnout In Radiation Therapy: Examining The Six Leading Influences

Abstract

Recent studies are highlighting the dangers of burnout amongst healthcare workers, including radiation therapists. Since burnout is associated with an increase in medical errors (Sanchez-Reilly, 2013), it affects both the well-being of the patient and patient satisfaction scores, which are important to a hospital’s reputation. Burnout has a positive correlation with job dissatisfaction and increased employee turnover, making it both a financial and quality issue. Organizations acknowledge that burnout leads to unhappy employees, and unhappy employees are less likely to be engaged in their work, thereby not producing the best “products” (Sehlen, 2009). By examining which components seem to be the most influential on pronounced expressions of burnout, leadership can focus on reducing the major influences effect on their employees…

CROC gratitude shout outs

Angel Santana – Have Faith Let It Begin
Rod Freeman – Small Biz Up

Charlotte Larsen – http://www.charlottelarsen.net/
Michael Benzaia – https://www.michaeljohnbenzaia.com/

Photo by Mulyadi on Unsplash

Wishing all of our cancer survivors a very long, healthy, happy and cancer-free life.

Ep29: That guy in the jersey is my doctor?

Ep29: That guy in the jersey is my doctor?

Overview

Join Angel and Dr. E as they take a deep dive on an old paper that turns the stodgy, stiff white coat doctor template on its ear, and offer a contemporary model that combines empathy, compassion and friendship – yes, I said friendship – into a newer, better model that has been proven to improve patient satisfaction and outcomes – yes, I said outcomes!

Module: What do you want from your caregiver?

Episode: That guy in the jersey is my doctor?

Referenced on the show

CROC gratitude shout outs

Angel Santana – Have Faith Let It Begin
Rod Freeman – Small Biz Up

Charlotte Larsen – http://www.charlottelarsen.net/
Michael Benzaia – https://www.michaeljohnbenzaia.com/

Photo by Ciel Cheng on Unsplash

Wishing all of our cancer survivors a very long, healthy, happy and cancer-free life.

Ep27: Cleaning the table for trust

Ep27: Cleaning the table for trust

Overview

Join Angel and Dr. E as they rewind and take another look at Dr. Len Berry and Dr. Rana Awedish’s most excellent academic article entitled
“Trust-based Partnerships are Essential-and Achievable-in Health Care Service”

Module: What do you want from your caregiver?

Rewind Episode: Cleaning the table for trust

 

 

Referenced on the show

Today’s Kick Off Story: Back to the future

Photo by Danielle MacInnes on Unsplash

CROC gratitude shout outs

Angel Santana – Have Faith Let It Begin
Rod Freeman – Small Biz Up

Charlotte Larsen – http://www.charlottelarsen.net/
Michael Benzaia – https://www.michaeljohnbenzaia.com/