The untold stories of
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great things

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We have found a few stories so far, but there are so many more that need a voice. Help us share more.

I did get some emails that questioned why I felt that I could be a birth Doula. And I mean the definition of Doula is a woman who assists at birth. If you look it up in the dictionary, that’s what it says. But I always say repeatedly that I don't think the gender of the Doula is an important as their intention and the work that they do. Read More
I’m William Cooper. I am a teacher. I am a heart surgeon. I am a speaker. I am an army veteran. But more importantly, I am a person. Read More
I think one of the frustrations is that you can’t fix everything... I’ve had to deal with a number of people that have come in and have had a bad diagnoses. At that point, you have to switch your focus, and you help them accept it, help them die with dignity. Read More
The important part of social work is respecting where patients are at and meeting them there. Read More


Healthcare is something that affects everyone. And when our health is at stake, we rely on the compassion, ingenuity and determination of our first responders, medical scientists, doctors and nurses. The world of healthcare is made up of individuals who through their work and relationships, push boundaries and change the face of healthcare. We want to share their stories.


The people in healthcare do some of the most meaningful work. Our aim is to share the powerful stories from the healthcare world that aren't always acknowledged. Who better than to have you nominate your peers, patient advocates or all around inspiring people — also if you have your own story you'd like to share, let us know!


Stories chosen will be shared on The Citizens of Healthcare website in an editorial style page, and will include a professional lifestyle portrait. An interview will be conducted to help us capture the story perfectly.