Beyond Medicine: Documentary on Empowering Families Through Illness

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Treating pediatric patients takes more than medicine, it takes a team of people using the family centered care approach. Doctors, nurses, child life specialists, psychologists, social workers are just a few of the team members, but the most vital roles are contributed by the child, parents and siblings.

The documentary, Beyond Medicine, created by docyourstory is a 17-minute documentary film about pediatric oncologist and hematologist Dr. Michael Harris, Co-Director of the Children’s Cancer Institute at HackensackUMC. In this film, Dr. Harris shares his philosophy as a physician and his approach to treating patients and their families. This film centers around the importance of humanism in medicine, family centered care and surrounding yourself with a strong multidisciplinary team. Dr. Michael Harris is a true leader in his field, exemplifying kindness, compassion and humility. His commitment to his patients and dedication to his field serves as an inspiration to all.

Click below to watch the video.

Beyond Medicine 

More about docyourstory:

docyourstory is a boutique production company specializing in personalized documentary films that capture stories. Our films are commissioned by families, individuals and professionals who are looking to document their story or the story of a loved one. Our passion and talent lie in capturing our featured stars in their element, highlighting their personality and bringing their stories to life. Learn more on their website and follow them on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and vimeo.

 

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