Hospitals http://publicradiotulsa.org en StudioTulsa on Health: A Disccusion with Tracy Davenport, a Tulsa-Based "Health Care Coordinator" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/studiotulsa-health-disccusion-tracy-davenport-tulsa-based-health-care-coordinator <p>On this edition of ST on Health, guest host John Schumann speaks with Tracy Davenport, a self-described "health care coordinator" --- basically, this means she's a freelance case manager who works to help patients and/or their families navigate today's ever-more-complicated medical system. It's often about being a good listener and asking lots of questions, says Davenport, who's had many years of experience as a registered nurse. Fri, 30 May 2014 19:31:03 +0000 Person: Rich Fisher 60574 at http://publicradiotulsa.org StudioTulsa on Health: A Disccusion with Tracy Davenport, a Tulsa-Based "Health Care Coordinator" ST on Health: "The Good Doctor: A Father, a Son, and the Evolution of Medical Ethics" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/st-health-good-doctor-father-son-and-evolution-medical-ethics <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa on Health, we speak with Dr. Barron H. Lerner, a Professor of Medicine and Population Health at the New York University School of Medicine. Dr. Lerner is also an award-winning and quite prolific writer on the related subjects of medicine, medical history, medical ethics, and medicine and society. Tue, 27 May 2014 19:03:30 +0000 Rich Fisher 60340 at http://publicradiotulsa.org ST on Health: "The Good Doctor: A Father, a Son, and the Evolution of Medical Ethics" "Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital" (Encore Presentation.) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/twelve-patients-life-and-death-bellevue-hospital-encore-presentation <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa, which is a replay of an interview that originally aired in August of last year, we speak with the former medical director of the oldest (and one of the busiest) public hospitals in America, Dr. Eric Manheimer, who worked for many years at Bellevue Hospital in New York City. While internationally known for its psychiatric and criminal units, Bellevue is a full service public hospital that delivers babies, fights cancer, and is a major trauma center for the city. Wed, 16 Jan 2013 18:00:34 +0000 Rich Fisher 32599 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital" (Encore Presentation.) In Search of Quality Assurance for America's --- and Oklahoma's --- Health Care Industry http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/search-quality-assurance-americas-and-oklahomas-health-care-industry <p>Ever wonder why the U.S. spends double the amount on health care that any other country in the world does --- and yet, still, we as a nation do not enjoy the best health care? On this edition of ST, a discussion of efforts to improve American health care quality --- with an emphasis on where and how such quality-seeking efforts are occurring in Oklahoma. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 19:01:59 +0000 Rich Fisher 23038 at http://publicradiotulsa.org In Search of Quality Assurance for America's --- and Oklahoma's --- Health Care Industry OU-Tulsa's Dr. John Henning Schumann Explains Why "The Doctor Is Out" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/ou-tulsas-dr-john-henning-schumann-explains-why-doctor-out <p>On today's show, we chat with Dr. John Henning Schumann, a writer, internist, and medical educator at the University of Oklahoma's School of Community Medicine here in Tulsa. Earlier this month, Dr. Schumann wrote an article for The Atlantic entitled "The Doctor Is Out: Young Talent Is Turning Away From Primary Care" (which you can view <a href="http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2012/03/the-doctor-is-out-young-talent-is-turning-away-from-primary-care/254221/">here</a>). As Dr. Schumann notes in this piece: "It's no secret that there's a looming crisis in primary care. Tue, 27 Mar 2012 18:15:15 +0000 Rich Fisher 15654 at http://publicradiotulsa.org OU-Tulsa's Dr. John Henning Schumann Explains Why "The Doctor Is Out"