Check out the “Finding Joy” podcast

The “Finding Joy” podcast is focused on the well-being of healthcare professionals. Each episode features an individual practitioner’s take on being at their best while working in the healthcare field even during difficult times.

Recent and coming episodes have featured College of Nursing faculty and students, as well as faculty and students from the College of Medicine. For example:

Season 2, Episode 4: Leadership matters: finding balance  Featuring Linda Eddy and Vicki Denson, WSU-Vancouver College of Nursing Administrators

Season 2, Episode 6: CHAS Health: An Exemplar of Innovating Fun in the Workplace to Support Wellbeing featuring Kelley Charvet, Chief Administrative Officer, and Alyssa Egland, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, both from Community Health Association of Spokane (CHAS) Health.

Funding for the creation of this podcast has been provided by a U.S. Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) grant. Visit the Interprofessional Team-based Opioid Education program’s website for further information: If you would like to get in touch with the team: We are also recruiting providers and students for the next season of podcasts, so please reach out if you have an idea or story to share.