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wholderman's picture
Wednesday, December 5, 2007 - 10:38am

In what other profession is it acceptable and actually expected by our customers to be asked: "when was the last time you had a bowel movement?" Oh boy! And not only do we want to know "when" we want to know specifics; color, consistency, and frequency for gosh sakes! Now, we not only ask this on admission, but we keep asking it during the hospitalization!


jtaylor's picture
Wednesday, December 5, 2007 - 8:49am

Back in the days of Charles Dickens, people were tossed into prison for unpaid debts. And, illogically, they were forced to stay there until somebody came up with the money.


wholderman's picture
Friday, November 30, 2007 - 11:44am

Isn't "more, better"? Why do we need to follow the guidelines if one more player on the field would give us an advantage and help us to score? Why do we need to follow the basics and fundamentals, aren't there times when you should "bend the rules"?


jtaylor's picture
Wednesday, November 28, 2007 - 1:14pm

"Now" means hitting the brakes when a dumb schmo cuts you off on the 180/168 merge. "Now" means saying "I do" or running away from nuptials. "Now" means swinging the bat instead of watching as a third strike  whizzes by.


jtaylor's picture
Monday, November 26, 2007 - 11:19am

It's the time of year when the media and do-gooders try to match those in need with those who have resources. It's also a good time to give atta-boys to those going the extra mile.


HealthLeaders magazine recently published a list of "20 people who make health care better." It's available at http://www.healthleadersmedia.com/ Here are a few of their heroes: