Episode 2650 of the Vietnam Veteran News Podcast will feature an interview with Suzanne Gordon about her crusade to save the VA health system. Suzanne was brought to this podcast by Andy Pham, a good friend of the podcast.
Suzanne Gordon will be talking about her latest book that exposes the battle going on to destroy the VA health system. She is an author and speaker with special expertise in healthcare systems, teamwork, patient safety, and nursing.
Suzanne Gordon is an award-winning journalist and author. She has written for The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, The Nation, The American Prospect, The Washington Monthly, The Globe and Mail, The Toronto Star, JAMA, The Annals of Internal Medicine, The BMJ, and others. She is the co-editor of The Culture and Politics of Health Care Work series at Cornell University Press.
Suzanne is an Assistant Adjunct Professor at the UCSF School of Nursing and an Affiliated scholar with the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine’s Wilson Centre. With Lisa Hayes, she has written a play about patient safety and teamwork entitled Bedside Manners.
Her byline for the important work she is doing is: Ideas, Inspiration, and Strategies for Change from the Front Lines of Care.
In the interview she will be discussing her newest book, Winners, Losers, Friends, and Enemies on the New Terrain of Veterans Affairs. A New York Times Book Reviewer wrote this about the book: “This chilling account explores the physical, economic and psychological consequences of military service on veteran health and takes a critical look at the many players involved in shaping veteran life in the United States.”
Listen to episode 2650 and discover more about Suzanne Gordon’s crusade to save the VA health system and seriously consider getting a copy of her latest book.
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