Tags » Hospitalizations

Webinar on Preventing Hospitalizations/Re-Hospitalizations

Next week – Wednesday, October 5 – I am conducting a webinar on behalf of HCPro on the subject of preventing unnecessary hospitalizations.  The program will cover all care transitions with a particular emphasis on inpatient admissions.  184 more words

Skilled Nursing

Hospital of hell, to understanding more.

It has been a few days since I shared on here, the reason is, the last post was right before I was hospitalized for number 23. 1,026 more words

Sternal Wires

Hello there! How’ve you been? I’ve been quiet on the blog for the past seven months and for the most part, all has been well for… 1,522 more words

Lung Transplant

Absurd Ironies and the Creation of Psych Ward Reviews

I was frantically emailing edits to an article as I climbed into a taxicab. No, no, the Murphy Bill no longer really affects PAIMI, please take that out. 429 more words


Rambling Rants

I beg your pardon from the get-go.  I’m sleep deprived and tired.  Bone tired. I’ve been spinning my wheels all weekend caring for a child who is too sick to accept my care. 336 more words

Tips for Hospitalizations 

Our son, Ben, has been in the hospital many times, usually I forget things, but this go round I didn’t miss a thing. This was a planned surgery, so I had time in advance to consider what to bring to make this hospitalization comfortable for both of us, and I pulled it off seamlessly. 464 more words

My Two Most Painful Procedures Ever

I’m exhausted.  Both my head and my body need a serious break.

Two new drugs. Side effects. One of the two pulled for several reasons. The last drug to treat the problems. 489 more words

Facts About Patient Anonymous