Patient Perspective


"I'm not the type to try to get sympathy for my condition. I approach it with humor. I remember being sedated still and waking up from my first colonoscopy looking at the pictures and saying, "Can we put this on a Christmas card? Label it Jingle Bowels?" That's how you have to look at it. Sitting there feeling sorry for yourself doesn't help anything ... plus it makes it unbearable to [the people] around you. Yes, we know you have a chronic illness, yes we know it hurts ... but go into it positively." -- posting on Crohn's & Colitis Community

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SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Senior Attorney
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
Baton Rouge, LA
Senior or Principal Consultant
PAREXEL International
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Chief Financial Officer
Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
Southfield, MI
Senior Vice-President Managed Care Mid-Atlantic Region
Mercy Health System
Conshohocken, PA
Associate Chief Financial Officer
Commonwealth Care Alliance
Boston, MA