In case you've been under the Arctic ice, Valley hospital ERs are getting hammered by flu, aches and all manner of suffering patients.
And nobody is under the hammer more than -- surprise! -- one of the nation's busiest emergency rooms and the only combined burn and Level 1 trauma units between LA and Sacramento.
If you read the front-page story in today's Fresno Bee, you read three very telling quotes from Bruce Kinder, CRMC's ED director.
1) "We're seeing more of everything." 2) "It's a taxing time." 3) "Every day is an adventure."