Can’t unsee it: #PTSD, Orlando mass shootings and health workers who responded

Story below came out this summer from ProPublica. Relevant to first responders to the Marathon bombing in  Boston -- and first responders everywhere. You correspondent covered a session with the Orlando hospital workers who received the wounded  More on that here: https://youtu.be/HA7pb6WsqL8   This article below was produced in partnership with WMFE, which is a member … Continue reading Can’t unsee it: #PTSD, Orlando mass shootings and health workers who responded

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Maybe not living so much longer if she has a bike accident

Woman riding bike with no helmet under headline "Living Longer..."  From a Boston Globe Sunday supplement. Next up :comments/letters from the trauma surgeons.

Health career/EMT training scams

First, the alleged Obama "death panel" has been soundly debunked. See KHN's morning roundup. So, no new health care jobs there. But, a lot of people are looking for new careers. I get a lot of spam about training programs for nurses and techs. I imagine some of them are scams. Buyer beware-- look for accreditation. EMT's skipping their … Continue reading Health career/EMT training scams