Down the Healthcare Rabbit Hole: Part II

Down the Healthcare Rabbit Hole: Part II We left our heroine in limbo, rejected by her primary care physician for daring to demand actual medical attention from an MD, and a simple referral, and then using the f-word when I got neither, and probably also for sic’ing her gnarly and fearless husband on the reception … Continue reading Down the Healthcare Rabbit Hole: Part II

A Trip Down the Healthcare Rabbit Hole: Part I

What follows is a series of events that all too clearly show the disintegration of our healthcare system. In my lifetime I have gone from having one of my best friend’s father come to my bedside with his stethoscope to a series of interactions with healthcare providers who barely know you and care even less. … Continue reading A Trip Down the Healthcare Rabbit Hole: Part I