"Patient advocates cry, grieve, love and celebrate the defeats and victories that occur during treatment.
"The process of accepting a diagnosis takes time, often because it involves acknowledging that their disease is limiting their autonomy.
"However, it is important to ask- Are shadowing experiences ethical on the patient’s behalf?"
"When an ethical dilemma presents itself in the healthcare setting, there are ethical codes of conduct to be considered before making a recommendation.
:Dr. Kellams speaks on vaccinations, patient interactions, and the resources she provides for her patients.
" The painful truth is sometimes comfort is found in death leaving those still here reeling in pain.
"Mr. Connolly must decide whether or not it is acceptable to choose to put a DNR in place despite not knowing his wife’s wishes.
"Dr. Flores speaks on health care, tradition, and how ethics affects the everyday.
"Dr. Kellams speaks on how she works with families to navigate the birthing process."
"This reflective power, if you let it, can turn disease into illness."
"You didn’t do anything."