Monthly Archives: August 2010

I’m planning to give the Clinton School District $15,000.

OK, not exactly, but the title did get your attention.  In all honesty my personal budget and my wife’s spending habits won’t really accommodate me giving the Clinton School District $15,000 but I can help the school district win $15,000 … Continue reading

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What do tomatoes and clinicians have in common?

It’s hard to beat either when they’re home-grown. It’s garden time and I love home-grown tomatoes, matter of fact I don’t eat tomatoes any other time of the year because they are never as good as when they’re grown in a … Continue reading

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You’ve got questions. I’ve got answers.

Last week I asked you to submit questions, either personal or professional, and I said that I would devote a blog to answering those questions.  I would like to make this a regular blog post so please send me questions … Continue reading

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GVMH’s very own Ricky Bobby!

Talladega Nights, how about GVMH Nights. Hospitals are like small communities and like any community it takes all kinds…   I thought I would share why two GVMH employees are taking a vacation day today. Doug Walrath, Director of Radiology, and … Continue reading

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Service recovery at it’s best.

It’s our job to make people feel better.  Health care is serious business, we’re not selling goods, we’re saving lives.  It’s easy to understand why a patient might complain if they believe they received sub-par care, after all it’s their … Continue reading

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Alone in a room with 20 women…

Sounds like a great opportunity to ask a few questions! Every other month I have the honor and privilege of being the only man in a room with 20 women and at noon today you will find me in the Medical … Continue reading

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Ghostbusters

There’s a scene in the movie Ghostbusters in which Bill Murray’s character turns a corner only to see a small green ghost flying towards him.  The ghost apparently runs into Murray because the very next scene shows Murray lying flat … Continue reading

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