Caitlin White is the Senior Content Manager at Boston Medical Center.
"People who say it can't be done should get out of the way," said keynote speaker Harriet A. Washington about achieving true health equity.
Boston Medical Center headlined a conference of leaders in emergency medicine, focused on the future and how to innovate in the face of multiple pressing challenges.
In a panel discussion of Black leaders in Boston, BMC's Thea James shared a story about a patient who taught her about understanding and trust in healthcare.
In honor of Shamony Gibson and Amber Rose Isaac, their surviving partners spoke during Boston Medical Center's Vital Village Networks National Community Leadership Summit about Black fatherhood and advocacy.
"My takeaway from doing this project is…to celebrate the ability to be vulnerable and to share your vulnerabilities in the hopes that it makes us all better in the end."
"The thing that really keeps me awake at night is that, from the standpoint of medicine, compassion must guide knowledge and knowledge must guide compassion."
Brockton Behavioral Health Center has been intentionally designed to offer addiction recovery and mental health care to the most vulnerable.
Period poverty is a global issue, and it particularly affects people experiencing homelessness, who face additional stigma.
Most surgical patients have unused opioid pain medication. Researchers say family should be educated about its proper usage, security, and disposal.
The low-threshold, transitional housing model aims to help people experiencing homelessness alongside addiction, mental health, and other related concerns.