"Where's the Patient's Voice in Evidence-based Treatment & Research?"
Listen as Todd Eury, from Pharmacy Podcast Network, asks Bev a question that is long overdo..."What is the patient's perspective?"
"No one ever asks the patient what we think, we are kind of shoved out of it." ~Bev Schechtman
"But what they're missing, Bev, is they're missing the empathetic bedside manner to look you in the eye and give you a sincere little smile, showing they're there for me as a patient." ~Todd Eury
"We feel like everyone around us is going to treat us as though everything we say is a lie, that we're going to try to get out of whatever it is they think they're trying to catch us in, and we can't trust any of them." ~Bev Schechtman
"The way they set up the system patients can't be honest with our providers." ~Bev Schechtman
Listen to pain doctor and mal-practice attorney, Dr. Dan Laird discuss the false narrative and what the "opioid crisis" actually is. You won't want to miss him talking about the litigation narrative and how chronic pain patient advocates are helping to set the record straight. Click the following link:
"Chronic pain patients are in a fight for their lives" ~Dr. Dan Laird
"Prescribed opioids are approaching a 10-year low and opioid deaths are higher than they've ever been in the history of the world." ~Dr. Dan Laird