How to own your healthcare experience: Tips from Dr. Benjamin Chu, Memorial Hermann President & CEO

How many times have you walked out of your doctor’s office confused, uncertain or befuddled about your diagnosis, your treatment options or your medications? It happens to the best of us. A recent article in the New York Times authored by two Ohio-based physicians explored the true meaning of informed consent, a concept in the [Continue Reading]

Tashika Varma

Meet Houston’s Nursing Heroes

Call it instinct, quick-thinking, a gut reaction. When a man collapsed in the LensCrafters at Baybrook Mall in November, Brittney Frazier, RN, a pediatric special care nurse at Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital, bolted from her seat and rushed to his side. “I ran over, went into ‘nurse mode’ and started doing CPR,” she said. “He [Continue Reading]

Tashika Varma