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Global Health: Delivered by Women and Led by Men For The Next 200 Years

is it going to take another 200 years for women to lead the healthcare industry globally?
Woman leadership is different for different countries and sectors, from a global community perspective, latest reports show that discrimination, inequalities and exclusion are still going to be the "norm" in the global healthcare, for another 200 years. On Women's international day, I and grateful my daughter is an accountant and I have to have to ask myself: What if my grand daughter will embrace a profession in the healthcare industry?

Time to Change The Inner Narrative

Is being a superwoman and trying to do it all good for anyone?
Mothers often take on much more than is healthy for them. We try to be all things to all people and end up overwhelmed and exhausted. Mothers often take on much more than is healthy for them. We try to be all things to all people and end up overwhelmed and exhausted. When we remember that our needs are important, and start putting ourselves first, we begin to feel better and calmer.

Empathy in healthcare is finally making a comeback

The effects of therapeutic empathy are quantified the same way drug effects are quantified. More and more carefully controlled trials are comparing what happens with healthcare practitioners who practice empathic, positive communication (being positive is a part of empathy), with those who carry on as usual. The results are overwhelmingly encouraging, with empathic and positive communication improving conditions ranging from lung function and length of hospital stay, to pain, patient satisfaction and quality of life.
The effects of therapeutic empathy are quantified the same way drug effects are quantified. More and more carefully controlled trials are comparing what happens with healthcare practitioners who practice empathic, positive communication (being positive is a part of empathy), with those who carry on as usual. The results are overwhelmingly encouraging, with empathic and positive communication improving conditions ranging from lung function and length of hospital stay, to pain, patient satisfaction and quality of life.