Bedside Stories: The Speed Bump
Thirteen-year-old Ben Zaccardi took a ride around the block on his dirt bike that ended with him hurling into a cinder block wall, demolishing his body....)
May 05

Podcast

What’s the best true story you’ve ever heard? Bedside Stories highlights some of the most captivating and emotionally compelling personal experiences that take place behind the scenes in health care. These short but unforgettable episodes bring listeners up close to a variety of inspiring successes, unexpected challenges and incredible moments with patients, medical staff and volunteers.
BEDSIDE STORIES EPISODES
Bedside Stories: The Speed Bump
Thirteen-year-old Ben Zaccardi took a ride around the block on his dirt bike that ended with him hurling into a cinder block wall, demolishing his body....
13
15:12
Bedside Stories: Universal Ouch
For 15 years, physician assistant Tara Burns has been quietly helping to change lives for hundreds of people in undeveloped areas around the world. She...
12
16:03
Bedside Stories: Hope on the Frontlines
An interview with nurse Kaitlin Nicholas about her ongoing experience treating potential coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients at Banner Casa Grande...
11
12:20
Bedside Stories: Living Backwards
Ten-year-old Peyton Gonzalez is like any other kid her age, but she’s also literally one in a million -- a survivor of an extremely rare cancer that required...
10
14:20
Bedside Stories: One Good Deed
As we wrap up our first season of inspiring and dramatic stories, we’re checking in on many of the memorable patients, medical staff and volunteers who...
9
07:37
Bedside Stories: Moving The Curtain
Hospital chaplains Timothy and Stephanie Burdick visit some of Banner Health’s most critical patients every Sunday. Sometimes, those patients don’t realize...
8
16:26
Bedside Stories: Changing The Timeline
Bernice Campbell has seen many family members impacted by Alzheimer’s disease, so now this 57-year-old grandmother is doing her part to help researchers...
7
21:48
Bedside Stories: The Right One
Patient Anita Allen had no idea how much of her life was about to change when a nice fellow named Sam appeared in the doorway of her treatment room. That...
6
14:34
Bedside Stories: Survival Mode
Sixty-year-old John Waddell shares his experience of being trapped alone for more than 48 hours in a dark mineshaft in the Arizona desert, 100 feet down,...
5
13:24
Bedside Stories: A Lifetime Of Good Karma
Just when you think you’ve heard it all, 72-year-old nurse Betty Schley comes along to share some wild and unexpected stories from her lifelong career...
4
14:50
Bedside Stories: Who is Dr. Bear?
Meet a real-life superhero: Selima Martin, a 23-year-old who transports young patients for treatment at Banner Children's at Cardon Children’s Medical...
3
13:03
Bedside Stories: The Best Worst Day of My Life
A 34-year-old woman speaks candidly about an experience as deeply personal as it gets: the time she died. On Valentine’s Day this year, she and her infant...
2
09:57
Bedside Stories: “Escaping the Jungle”
Decades ago, Rev. Ibraham (John) Sabbagh helped save his son Ebby’s life when he was shot as a youth during the Lebanese Civil War. Now, Ebby is repaying...
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11:51