For nearly two decades, pediatrician Dr. Nicole Rochester has had an insider’s view of the way hospitals work. In today’s show she shares her knowledge, explaining how the doctor-patient relationship has changed over the years, how the fast-paced nature of hospitals affects care and what she’s learned from advocating on behalf of her own family members in hospital settings. Dr. Rochester also talks about the loss of her parents, her concerns over repeal of the ACA and why she started her website aimed at helping families navigate the healthcare system. Tune in for this lively chat with tips and tools from a caring physician.
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Music: “Spins and Never Falls” | Blue Dot Sessions | CC BY NC | Free Music Archive