THE LATEST FROM WHOLE WOMAN'S HEALTH

Texas! We Hit the Jackpot!

TEXAS! You’ll never guess what I found. Remember our GIANT deficit? Remember all of those kids without health insurance? Remember all of those schools that are on the brink of closing? Well I just found 8 MILLION DOLLARS that we can put towards some of those things. Look – here’s over 4 million of it:…
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Whole Woman’s Health Takes Back the Clinic

Obviously, a primary goal of anti-choice protest is to shut us down and make all of our patients have children. But a secondary goal is to make us feel bad about what we do. Whole Woman’s Health has collectively decided that we don’t. It would be easy to get caught in a slump when you’re…
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The Politics of Plumbing

A cleaning crew, a plumber, a maintenance crew, an IT person… These are a few of the things that are easy to take for granted if you’re any average, growing business. They have a company, they offer services, we need those services, we pay for said services. Bing, bang, boom. Simple, right? Not so much…
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Journal Entry #1: “Let Your World Shine”

In all of our clinics, when you go into our waiting and recovery rooms, you’ll see small journals placed around the room. These are for our patients. When I worked as a Patient Advocate in Austin, I realized that a woman’s appointment wasn’t only about her abortion. It was about her story. Our CEO and…
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Whole Woman’s Health of Beaumont Speaks!

In Beaumont, I finally had the chance to meet their wonderful staff. It’s a small crew, but they run a tight ship! I asked them all to tell me something about their work – a story, an experience, anything. Here are two stories that I received: “Just today I had a patient tell me that…
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