No matter where you are at in your healthcare career, moving forward means staying connected with trends and advancements in your specialty. If you don’t have much free time for extra study and continuing education, the podcast is your best friend. With these five healthcare podcasts on your playlist, you’ll be able to catch up with what’s going on in your industry during your daily commute.
The best podcasts for healthcare professionals
1. 2 Docs Talk
While the name might imply this podcast is aimed at physicians, hosts Kendall Britt, MD and Amy Rogers, MD tackle subjects that are important for professionals at every level of health care. From understanding the Affordable Care Act to probing the nuances of the opioid epidemic, you’ll come away with a deeper understanding of what makes the medical industry tick (and where it’s heading).
As electronic medical records (EMR) become ubiquitous in American hospitals, your success in health care depends much on your understanding of how these systems allow you to cooperate with other specialists to deliver excellent patient care. Health IT in Action aims to uncover the mysteries of modern health care while breaking down barriers between teams. Give it a listen if you’d like to gain a new appreciation for your coworkers in other specialties.
For years, TED Talks have been one of the most successful connections between ordinary people and the world of science and medicine. In just a few minutes, the industry’s most innovative and influential minds can give you an accurate, in-depth understanding of the issues that plague our your work day – and how they hope to solve them! With episodes spanning the length and breadth of medical understanding, you’ll be kept entertained and educated for months of commutes.
Few things can make you appreciate modern medicine more than remembering where we were just a few decades ago. For a lighthearted look at some of history’s strangest medical practices, join Sawbones’ cohost Sydnee McElroy as she explains the ins and outs of historical medicine to her (relatively) clueless husband, Justin.
5. Science Vs
Controversial alternative treatments are all the rage in 2018, and the trend shows no sign of slowing down. Which beliefs hold water, and which should be tossed down the drain? It’s fact versus fiction as host Wendy Zukerman investigates some of the most explosive topics in science and medicine.
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