“Through poignant accounts of his
patients, contextualized by medical history and layered with bits of family memoir, Ricardo Nuila has achieved the impossible: writing a comprehensive, personal, and
gut-wrenching account of the American healthcare system.”
Javier Zamora, author of Solito
More Than You Want To Know
I work as an internal medicine doctor and hospitalist in my hometown of Houston. It’s hard to imagine practicing medicine anywhere else but at a safety-net hospital, where the focus is a person’s healthcare problem.