What is at the core of this sad miscommunication story?

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When doctors don’t talk to doctors, by Allison Bond depicts a dying patient’s wishes that were honored by one doc while another unknowingly went forward in an unwanted intervention.  Check it out and see what you think is the most underlying core issue. I think it is a lack of respect for others.  We could […]

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In Remembrance: Dr. Kenneth Cohn, MD, a Truly Collaborative Physician

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I received sad news that Ken had entered palliative care recently and on 6/24/2015, passed away due to lung cancer.  Dr. Kenneth Cohn, MD, MBA was a pioneer in collaborative healthcare consulting and ‘walked the talk’ when it came to living it. For me, as a nurse it initially felt intimidating and unfamiliar to work as a […]