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AANP Wins Our First Ever “Hijacking the COVID-19” Award

We find it so pitiful when someone or some organization tries to profit off a catastrophe like this CV19 pandemic. We have mentioned others in past blog entries already but nothing compares to what the AANP is trying to do. They have used this crisis to aggressively politic and push for total independence by nurse…

Is This Our Chernobyl?

Joshua Lerner is a 10-year attending ER doctor.  He posted a long Facebook post which really hit home. It describes what is happening all across the country, including my home state of Virginia and, yes, even my home town of Fredericksburg. There are a lot of promises being made which are simply not being fulfilled. Due…

The Joy of Nonessentials

“We’re all in this together.”  Oh, how I have come to hate this phrase, which is less an expression of communal goodwill than a euphemism for “we get to take your stuff and tell you what to do.”  Arizona’s two major health systems, Banner Health and Dignity Health, are putting this into practice with the very folks we…

Facts From the Front Line with Dr. Kenneth Qiu MD

In addition to working on the frontline, I’ve also been consuming large amounts of physician posted social media via private Facebook groups and med twitter. Here is the current terrible state of things happening around the country now. More commonly in New York where the situation is the worst  Fact: COV2 is airborne, lasting 3…

Where are the Health Insurers in All This?

The only thing I have heard from the lowlife, greedy bastard, health insurance companies is they will cover some testing and maybe the vaccine when available. Has anyone heard anything else? How about waiving a few monthly premiums? How about donating money for PPE? I want to be proven wrong. Show me they are doing…