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Room #957

5:45 and 6 am: We arrived at the hospital on April 30th (Thursday). I signed some paperwork and was quickly put into our room where we would stay for the next few days. 570 more words

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Obamacare and the Future of Healthcare


As everyone knows by now, the Supreme Court upheld the constitutionality of state healthcare insurance exchanges subsidized by the federal government.  If this decision had gone the other way, it could have had a significant impact on the percentage of insured patients currently, and in the coming years.   22 more words

Braving It This 4th of July

At 6pm last night on the Pediatric floor, our caucasian nurse, Kat, turns us over to Bella, a Filipina, for the night shift. At 6am, a couple of latina ladies come to the room to draw Ri’s blood. 156 more words


i didn’t know what i was doing. a dagger was thrust into my heart when i was given unsolicited advice about my personal plans for my future. 541 more words