Happy National PA Week
October 11, 2021
By Randal L. Dabbs, MD, FACEP, FAAFP, TeamHealth Co-Founder, President, Practice Development, and Executive Sponsor of the Advanced Practice Clinician Council As we mark National PA Week, Oct. 6-12, I would like to extend my gratitude to the more than 2,200 TeamHealth physician assistants (PAs) who dedicate themselves to improving patient care every day. Thank you, PAs...
World Mental Health Day 2021
October 10, 2021
This year, World Mental Health Day could not have come at a more crucial time. Anyone with even a casual interest in current affairs can’t escape the headlines around mental health issues.
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Remembering a Friend on Memorial Day
May 26, 2023
By Thomas Newton, Marketing Director, D&Y Staffing, Spectrum Healthcare Resources I was fortunate enough to represent Spectrum Healthcare Resources at the Heroes of Military Medicine Awards at the National Cathedral a few weeks ago. When I’m in or around the Washington D.C., area, I make it a point to stop and visit Arlington National Cemetery....
Medical Coders: Making a Difference Behind the Scenes
May 23, 2023
National Medical Coder Day is a celebration of the hard work and dedication of medical coders, who are vital to the healthcare industry. Two inspiring stories that exemplify this dedication are those of Racheal Lloyd and Holly Rowe. Racheal’s Story: A Focus on Training and Education Racheal Lloyd is the coding manager overseeing hospital specialty...
- burnout prevention
- burnout recovery
- Clinician Well-Being
- compassion fatigue
- Mental Health Awareness Month
Burnout Prevention and Recovery
May 17, 2023
By Jim Horst, National Medical Director and Chief Clinical Officer, Behavioral Health May is Mental Health Awareness Month, a time to prioritize mental well-being. Throughout the month, we fight the stigma of mental illness, provide resources for those in crisis and share education on this vital topic. It is also a time to discuss issues...
- AAPI Month
- Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month
- Diversity Equity and Inclusion
- Dr. Joe Chow
Honoring Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2023
May 10, 2023
By Joe Chow, MD, MBA, President, Ambulatory Care After 52 years of life, I’m still learning about the Asian culture. May is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month 2023, and it is a good reminder for me to reflect and explore the traditions, foods and impact Asian and Pacific Islander Americans have had...
Breaking Autism Barriers: One Mama’s Journey
April 21, 2023
By April Roga, Manager, Contract Management As we recognize Autism Awareness Month, I believe many people are already aware that autism exists. We’ve got that one covered. My advocacy lies in moving towards autism acceptance. In order for the neurodiverse community to be accepted, and especially in the workplace, I believe these are important...
Celebrate Diversity Month 2023
April 12, 2023
By Debra L. Lacy, Ed.D., MBA, Director, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion It’s Celebrate Diversity Month 2023! How often, however, How should we celebrate diversity? Daily, with intention, and in every interaction possible. Celebrate one another; acknowledge one another; see one another; hear one another; and embrace the uniqueness we each bring to the table....
Celebrating Women Physicians Day 2023
February 3, 2023
Each year on February 3, we honor women physicians and celebrate their contributions to TeamHealth and to the field of medicine. Today, in honor of National Women Physicians Day, Dr. Mary-Katherine Harper, DO, MBA, FACOEP is sharing her story. Dr. Mary-Katherine Harper knew that she wanted to be a physician since elementary school as a...
Increasing Diversity in Healthcare
February 1, 2023
Every February, America honors the contributions and sacrifices of Black Americans who have helped shape the United States. Black History Month celebrates the rich cultural heritage, triumphs and adversities that are an indelible part of our country's history. I believe that it should create awareness, as well.
- Debbie Rosenberg
- Diversity Equity and Inclusion
- Healthcare Equality
- Martin Luther King Jr.
- MLK Day
- Women's Rights
Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr.
January 16, 2023
As we honor and celebrate the lasting legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr., it is important to take a step back and reflect on the ways this monumental person has impacted all walks of life. His work helped create many of the opportunities that we have as women employees.
World Religion Day: Cultivating Harmony among Religions
January 15, 2023
On World Religion Day at TeamHealth we celebrate our unique, diverse culture and cultivate an inclusive workplace. The focus of the day is gaining understanding between all world religions. Unifying People through Inclusion There are more than 4,000 religions practiced around the world, and we can appreciate the similarities among all religions. Importantly, World Religion...
Recognizing Universal Human Rights
December 10, 2022
By Michael Corvini, MD, MBA, FACEP, FACP, President, TeamHealth Southeast Group My wife, Lily, and I have a tremendous amount in common. We have similar dispositions, compatible philosophical beliefs and parallel aspirational goals. We also have common interests and enjoy similar activities and hobbies. While our many similarities make us easily compatible, what gives...
TeamHealth’s Response to Hurricane Ian
December 2, 2022
How TeamHealth Clinicians Coordinated Care and Showed Comradery During Hurricane Ian On Wednesday, September 28, 2022, Hurricane Ian made landfall in southwestern Florida. TeamHealth facilities across the state ensured safe, high-quality care in the midst of the destruction of Hurricane Ian. TeamHealth clinicians and operators across the state and beyond made countless sacrifices and decisions...
Celebrating Nurse Practitioner Week 2022
November 14, 2022
By Chris Waybright, MSN, FNP-C, Assistant Director of Advanced Practice Clinicians, Southeast Group, and Co-chair, Hospital Medicine DARE Taskforce Ever since I was a child, I have been inspired by those in the healthcare community and their desire to care for others. Throughout the darkest days in history, healthcare providers have been a common...
Honoring Veterans Day
November 7, 2022
By Toney Spruell, PA-C, Lead Advanced Practice Clinician, Abrazo Arrowhead Campus, Glendale, Arizona Every day as an emergency department physician assistant, my 23 years of military experience positively impact my work in different ways. Two ways stand out the most. First, I gained a wealth of knowledge and healthcare experience while serving. Second, I was taught...
Honoring Native American Tradition and Ancestry: National Native American Heritage Month
November 3, 2022
By Anita Dienes, Senior Contract Manager, Managed Care I am a member of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians, the only federally recognized Indian tribe in the state of Alabama, operating as a sovereign nation with its own system of government and by-laws. My Ancestry My father is Irish and my mother is Creek...