I would very much like to thank Julia Merrill of Befriendyourdoc.org for taking the time to write this for my blog. She reached out to me via the contact form because she is passionate about bridging the gap between patient and doctor. Julia is a retired nurse practitioner with many years in the medical field.…
Just Another Day, Just Another Call: Reflecting on Damar Hamlin and the Role of EMS
Ever since Damar Hamlin was injured and subsequently went into cardiac arrest the other night on the field, I've been replaying some of my own experiences over and over again. Some of those experiences are of calls I've run as a paramedic where I did what they did and more, not even making $15/hr, and…
My mental state these days, my fear of dying, and reflecting on a special nurse.
Losing My Religion
It's time I came out of the closet. Again.
How I'm handling life one year after internal decapitation.