Community & Rural
- John Commins, February 22, 2017
Fresh out of medical school and residency, Van Breeding, MD, could have gone anywhere to practice his profession. The son of a coal miner returned to his home in Eastern Kentucky.
- John Commins, February 8, 2017
More than one-in-five healthcare professionals in the United States is foreign-born. The trickle-down effect of a federal travel ban may discourage some providers from practicing their badly needed skills here.
- John Commins, February 1, 2017
Medical doctors don't need to undergo a near-death experience to better engage with patients. What they need is empathy, says a pulmonary disease specialist who learned first-hand.