The Exam Room
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Exploring the boundaries of medicine, technology and culture, The Exam Room will put a lens on the forces reshaping medicine. One of the core threads running through the program will be the idea of technologically mediated change and its effect on the work of health care professionals.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Why We Revolt - The case against industrial healthcare
In a series of brief and personal essays, Dr. Victor Montori’s new book, Why We Revolt, describes what is wrong with industrial healthcare, how it has corrupted its mission and how it has stopped caring. Montori rescues the language of patient care to propose a revolution of compassion and solidarity. In this episode we catch up with Dr. Montori for a fascinating discussion that covers everything from the roots of burnout to why doctors should not be called providers. Listen in as we explore Dr. Montori’s passion and vision for a return to our roots of care.
Dr. Montori’s non-profit, The Patient Revolution: https://patientrevolution.org
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