The other day, another health care provider and I were talking about the challenges of our work. She was going through a hard time in her career. In this changing world, working as a doctor, nurse practitioner, physical therapist or a counselor can be difficult. We have high expectations of ourselves, and so do our patients. Sometimes it can be hard to live up to our own expectations. We can be pretty hard on ourselves.
Our conversation made me think about what I really appreciate about being a health care provider. I know it is very popular for workers to complain about their work... Read More