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Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center

Providence Kodiak Island Medical Center (PKIMC) provides comprehensive health care to residents and visitors of Kodiak Island. This critical access hospital features 25 acute care beds, including four birthing suites, two psychiatric care beds and two ICU beds. 120 more words


Stroke Survivors Speak Up

When a person experiences a stroke, the blood supply to the brain is interrupted usually by a blood clot or bursting of a blood vessel, which results in damage to the brain cells. 392 more words

Advances In Healthcare


All throughout the school year, I try to make a conscious effort to center my thoughts around perspective, as opposed to perception.  My role as a speech-language pathologist requires constant consideration of how the people around me are affected by communication.   1,100 more words


Problem-Solving Late Preterm Weaning Breast to Bottle


The parent of a client approached me about a three-month baby refusing bottle feeds. Baby had some issues at birth with feeding and was in NICU for one week due to respiratory insufficiency, born at 36 weeks. 554 more words

Continuing Education For Speech Pathologists

My Team

I’m not sure I’m really up to a long post tonight.  Today was my fifth workday and they’ve all been full, busy, productive days that involved me communicating with a lot of people, which, as an introvert, always wears me down. 513 more words

Let's Talk about School

With the upcoming school year quickly approaching, I thought this might be a good time to talk a little about speech-language services in public schools.  This is a very broad description of what new parents going into the schools might think about and expect if they suspect their child may have a speech and/or language delay.   995 more words