A Global Perspective (on Doctoring)

A Global Perspective (on Doctoring)

I’ve recently returned from a trip to Sydney Australia and SMACC, one of the premier emergency and critical care conferences in the world now in its 7th and final iteration.   It’s the first continuing education conference I’ve attended since...
Accidents Will Happen

Accidents Will Happen

It’s summer here, which means a bit of a respite from kids with respiratory illness and fever in the Emergency department, but an uptick in injuries.  Falls, motor vehicle collisions, bike accidents, and of course playground injuries have been commonplace. The...
First ED shift

First ED shift

First Shift! Even on the other side of the world, the ED currency of goodwill for nurses and secretaries remains the same. First off, a warning- this is a medical post.   Some of the nuances may be uninteresting to those not in the medical field.   I’ve got...