Throughout history, women have faced egregious discrimination and unfair treatment in comparison to their male counterparts in the workforce. Without a doubt, sexism and capitalism coexist as a force women in the United States had to fight and pave their way through. Yet, there is still much more progress to be made. Many battles won […]
In my early 20s I worked as a receptionist in a private medical office. The main doctor was also the owner and my boss. The staff were all women, including my boss. She was in her late 30s and seemed to have it all. Her career, her house, her car, her kids, and her husband.
Healthcare has always been, and always will be, an ever-changing field full of challenges. I am currently employed at a not-for-profit nursing home as a counselor and have witnessed the devastating effects COVID-19 has had on our residents and staff. Nursing homes are often thought of as depressing institutions full of abuse and neglect. From