Suzanne Gordon

health care journalist, series editor

I have been a journalist for 40 years, covering health care for more than 26 years.  I edit a series of books on health care for Cornell University Press, The Culture and Politics of Healthcare Work series.  I write a blog and many books


<p>Atul Gawande, surgeon and staff writer for The New Yorker, is one of the most prominent voices speaking about patient safety in the United States.&nbsp;But in his latest <em>New Yorker</em> contribution, "Personal Best: Should everyone have a coach?," the "everyone" in question here is, not surprisingly, just the physician.</p>