A Healer’s Story (video)

This is a doctor who is also a healer-one who the “business of medicine” can not buy. Cheered me right...

Sickness Is a Great Equalizer

A rich man and a poor man both eventually die. The same goes for women. Disease doesn’t know how much money a person has and it doesn’t know where class lines divide us. Therefore, we have to think about this. Can we allow insurance companies to continue...

Who Took the Sacred Out of Service?

Who Took The Sacred Out Of Service? I just read the Gallup pole saying that the public trusts nurses more than any other professionals. There was that warm flush of “Wow! Isn’t that great!” before I came spinning back to down to earth again. Why? Why, do they trust...

Education or Experience? Which serves the patients most?

I see this as a good thing for the profession of nursing itself, but not a good thing for patients because every degree we get takes us farther away from their bedside. When we are healers, and our touch heals, or our voice heals or we can teach, how does a better...