School of Medicine; Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
Qiuwei Yang and Dr. Hugh Silk are joined by family physician Dr. Lisa Gussak to discuss the impact of incarceration on health and medical care. Recorded November 2019.
Dr. Gussak's piece "Penal Code" was first published in Pulse: Voices from the Heart of Medicine.
The transcript for this episode is available for download as an additional file.
medical school, prose, essay, incarceration, inmates, family members, electronic medical record, electronic health record, coding, Z codes
Medical Education | Medical Humanities
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© Divya Bhatia, Qiuwei Yang, Hugh Silk, Lisa Gussak
DOI of Published Version
Bhatia D, Yang Q, Silk H, Gussak LS. (2020). Episode 5: Penal Code. Murmurs: Stories from Our Journey in Medicine. https://doi.org/10.13028/a6ng-q361. Retrieved from https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/murmurs/5