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Gunshot victim arrives at Vanderbilt; Investigation underway

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Metro police are investigating after a man showed up at Vanderbilt University Medical Center with a gunshot wound early Sunday morning. 72 more words


2 shooting suspects sought after chase, crash off I-440

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Two shooting suspects are on the run after leading police on a high-speed chase following a shooting that left two men injured Tuesday night. 262 more words


"This Could Be Serious" {Every patient has a story."}

I don’t have to wait long to be seen—maybe because I’m so sick or maybe because the doctor from the walk-in clinic alerted the ER, as she said she would—but I am in the waiting room long enough to be reminded what a microcosm of the human condition the hospital is: All walks of life brought together by all sorts of maladies. 917 more words


An Otherwise Ordinary Day {Every patient has a story.}

The next several posts will be about my recent hospital stay for what has been deemed “an acute infection of unknown origin.” I’m writing about my experience in order to process what happened—and is happening—to me.                                                                                     216 more words


Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Vanderbilt University Medical Center is a comprehensive health care facility dedicated to patient care, research, and biomedical education. Our reputation for excellence in these areas has made us a major center for patient referrals from throughout the Mid-South. 71 more words

Carolyn S. Watts RN