Having been involved in PPP since my 2nd year of medical school, I have learned that you should always, at the very least, ask for a physician.
Working in a safety-net academic center, I've witnessed firsthand the challenges faced by underserved populations, particularly in places like Appalachia where specialized care is scarce.
At 39 years old, Hasina Hafiz wanted a physician to oversee her pregnancy and delivery. However, the only clinic in the area that accepted her insurance refused, allowing only CNM/ WHNP care.
Dr. Ian Kahane and PPP were featured on WMSC 90.3 FM New Jersey regarding the New Jersey nurse strike.
Jacqui O'Kane, DO was fulfilling the promise of Family Medicine, providing expert physician care to rural residents of Georgia. Burned out from overwork and support staff challenges, she decided to leave hospital employment.
Sara O'Heron, MD discusses changes in the education and training of NPs and PAs over her 35-year career.
Sara O'Heron, MD, is a physician who has been practicing [...]
Sara O'Heron, MD describes changes she has seen among NP/PA [...]
Sara O'Heron, MD discusses efforts she made to discuss the [...]
Sara O'Heron, MD shares her battle to receive physician-led anesthesia [...]