Doriana Parkin

Doriana Parkin: Family Physician’s Perspective on Healthcare

We hear a family physician’s perspective on healthcare from Doriana Parkin on this episode of the Perspectives on Healthcare Podcast with Rob Oliver. Doriana Parkin is a family physician and healthcare entrepreneur in Toronto, Ontario. She is a member of Generation X. Currently, her work centers around weight loss and lifestyle medicine.

Here are 3 things that stood out as Doriana Parkin gave us a family physician’s perspective on healthcare:

  • Quality healthcare is about ensuring access to healthcare services without allowing those services to be abused. It also needs to include an element of preventative counseling.
  • One of things that need to be improved is the quality of communication between healthcare professionals and patients.
  • Doriana Parkin is optimistic about the future of healthcare. She sees advancements in technology and research. There is also an increased awareness about preventative care.

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