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CaliforniaPeggy Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-16-11 04:17 PM
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5. Rubbers, hey?
Too bad he didn't use them on himself.

Good grief.


Thanks for that most interesting bit of history! :hi:

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  -Well, I just got out of the hospital after an emergency admission... PCIntern  Sep-16-11 04:08 PM   #0 
  - Good luck to you PC Intern  aquamarina   Sep-16-11 04:12 PM   #1 
  - I have been watching the Torchwood series on Starz and it seems  LiberalArkie   Sep-16-11 04:12 PM   #2 
  - I have been watching that also  dotymed   Sep-17-11 08:55 AM   #58 
     - There is something uncanny about it.  anneboleyn   Sep-18-11 01:25 AM   #92 
  - Great post as usual PC, hoping you are on the mend quickly and I  monmouth   Sep-16-11 04:13 PM   #3 
  - monmouth (and anyone else who wants to listen)  PCIntern   Sep-16-11 04:22 PM   #7 
     - Oh yes, the Dr. thingy is very helpful but I wouldn't bring it up..LOL. I'm  monmouth   Sep-16-11 04:28 PM   #8 
     - figured I'd get flamed but I know you and I can always talk  PCIntern   Sep-16-11 04:37 PM   #11 
        - Well here at Good Samaritan in West Palm I would receive a popsicle..So there..LOL....n/t  monmouth   Sep-16-11 04:44 PM   #15 
        - "For the discerning patient, the hospital (Good Sam) offers the Newbern Suites, an all-private,  DrunkenBoat   Sep-16-11 07:14 PM   #32 
        - Shit, I can't even access the pic's on my 4 yr old Mac  999998th word   Sep-17-11 12:26 AM   #41 
        - Bachman and her hubby envy you. nt  ooglymoogly   Sep-17-11 12:30 PM   #78 
        - This happens in small cities in small hospitals. There is always room  juajen   Sep-17-11 11:15 AM   #72 
     - You must've gotten the royal treatment  frazzled   Sep-16-11 04:52 PM   #18 
     - Not from the nurses, you didn't  Warpy   Sep-17-11 10:37 AM   #66 
     - my guy has BCBS....I ran into the ER  blueamy66   Sep-17-11 10:49 AM   #69 
  - they also are enamored by the concept of population control...  grasswire   Sep-16-11 04:14 PM   #4 
  - Rubbers, hey?  CaliforniaPeggy   Sep-16-11 04:17 PM   #5 
  - If only Prescott had used one, this world would be a much better place  corkhead   Sep-17-11 10:42 AM   #67 
  - lol! I was just wearing this t-shirt a few days ago...  Viva_La_Revolution   Sep-17-11 11:34 AM   #74 
  - Yep... Darwinian politics are ghastly...  JuniperLea   Sep-16-11 04:22 PM   #6 
  - Creepy. nt  BlueIris   Sep-16-11 06:43 PM   #26 
  - +1  area51   Sep-17-11 04:03 AM   #52 
  - My incessant hammering of this exact point has ALMOST worked on my Republican mother  riderinthestorm   Sep-16-11 04:34 PM   #9 
  - Great post and good luck to you both and thank you so much. n/t  PCIntern   Sep-16-11 04:38 PM   #12 
  - Geez.  Enthusiast   Sep-17-11 02:39 AM   #46 
  - I'm very glad to hear that you came through feeling well enough to post here  eleny   Sep-16-11 04:36 PM   #10 
  - You mend on...  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-16-11 04:40 PM   #13 
  - I observed the same thing in our small town ER with NO triage happening.  dixiegrrrrl   Sep-16-11 04:43 PM   #14 
  - Aaaaggghhhh!!!!!!  nadinbrzezinski   Sep-16-11 04:45 PM   #16 
  - leases out the ER to a private Dr. group, the group also operates the ambulances. For profit.  lunasun   Sep-16-11 06:31 PM   #25 
  - I never knew....all these years. Till I got the bill for the ER.  dixiegrrrrl   Sep-16-11 06:45 PM   #27 
     - Shouldn't all doctors that service a hospital that is "in network"  blueamy66   Sep-17-11 10:58 AM   #70 
        - We have Medicare, A, only.  dixiegrrrrl   Sep-17-11 03:56 PM   #87 
           - So, before going to an ER......  blueamy66   Sep-18-11 12:51 AM   #89 
  - i have no problem getting into an emergency room because of my heart condition  madrchsod   Sep-16-11 06:52 PM   #29 
  - What a great way to run an "emergency room".  Enthusiast   Sep-17-11 02:45 AM   #48 
  - Thanks for the heads-up, Doctor!  Octafish   Sep-16-11 04:50 PM   #17 
  - Reading this story and realizing that a large group of Americans actually want to limit  enough   Sep-16-11 05:03 PM   #19 
  - It's the same group that raised hell over death panels  hootinholler   Sep-16-11 11:14 PM   #38 
  - All the best PC Intern  malaise   Sep-16-11 05:03 PM   #20 
  - Glad everything went well for you PCIntern -  TBF   Sep-16-11 05:06 PM   #21 
  - Glad you're on the "outside" now as well, and that your usual largehearted  villager   Sep-16-11 05:21 PM   #22 
  - Glad you are able to post and share what you saw  chill_wind   Sep-16-11 05:36 PM   #23 
  - Oh, but haven't you heard what Ron Paul said?  Capitalocracy   Sep-16-11 06:29 PM   #24 
  - You've got an individual plan and you're costing them a lot of money.  Shagbark Hickory   Sep-16-11 06:48 PM   #28 
  - But what about you?  TorchTheWitch   Sep-16-11 06:53 PM   #30 
  - thank you...  PCIntern   Sep-16-11 07:52 PM   #34 
     - keeping you in my thoughts  TorchTheWitch   Sep-17-11 12:38 AM   #42 
  - Two things, stay healthy and thank you for taking the time to post this valuable, first hand  louslobbs   Sep-16-11 07:08 PM   #31 
  - glad you're doing well and got good treatment.  DesertFlower   Sep-16-11 07:36 PM   #33 
  - For many of those poor people in the ER, it's their only physician visit-  MrMickeysMom   Sep-16-11 07:58 PM   #35 
  - Glad to hear you're on the mend.  proud2BlibKansan   Sep-16-11 08:00 PM   #36 
  - I hope all goes well for you  donheld   Sep-16-11 10:30 PM   #37 
  - Hopefully whatever procedures were done...  hootinholler   Sep-16-11 11:15 PM   #39 
  - Monetary Social Darwinism  napoleon_in_rags   Sep-17-11 12:10 AM   #40 
  - PLUS ONE!  Enthusiast   Sep-17-11 02:51 AM   #51 
  - K&R  Solly Mack   Sep-17-11 01:01 AM   #43 
  - Kick and the 101st R  sce56   Sep-17-11 01:04 AM   #44 
  - I hope your feeling better P.C. Thank you for sharing the  midnight   Sep-17-11 01:18 AM   #45 
  - Kicked and recommended! nt  Enthusiast   Sep-17-11 02:40 AM   #47 
  - PCIntern, I hope your health issue  Enthusiast   Sep-17-11 02:48 AM   #49 
  - Best of health to you, PCIntern.  JVS   Sep-17-11 02:48 AM   #50 
  - access to healthcare is a right, but some people are denied that right. nt.  harmonicon   Sep-17-11 04:07 AM   #53 
  - My experience a sa Hospice nurse in the 1990s was ...  etherealtruth   Sep-17-11 07:55 AM   #54 
  - Hospital  Edith Ann   Sep-17-11 08:19 AM   #55 
  - Thank you...glad you're both OK...sorry for the pun...  PCIntern   Sep-17-11 09:02 AM   #59 
  - $31,000 for the operating room?!  barbtries   Sep-17-11 10:27 AM   #64 
  - Wow! Lucky you!  JNelson6563   Sep-17-11 08:33 AM   #56 
  - Nice post, Thanks!  PCIntern   Sep-17-11 08:38 AM   #57 
  - Lucky to get care.  Edith Ann   Sep-17-11 03:27 PM   #86 
  - The real Ponzi Scheme is perpetrated by the Insurance companies....  Historic NY   Sep-17-11 09:09 AM   #60 
  - i'm glad you are well,  barbtries   Sep-17-11 10:12 AM   #61 
  - Please "hang in there" PC. I am proof that even though  dotymed   Sep-17-11 10:12 AM   #62 
  - Wishing you all the best with your health  LeftishBrit   Sep-17-11 10:18 AM   #63 
  - Thank you for posting, PCIntern, and a speedy recovery!  Pooka Fey   Sep-17-11 10:35 AM   #65 
  - K&R!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  Odin2005   Sep-17-11 10:45 AM   #68 
  - My best to you, PCIntern.  democrank   Sep-17-11 11:11 AM   #71 
  - if you want a true picture...  awoke_in_2003   Sep-17-11 11:19 AM   #73 
  - K & R !!!  WillyT   Sep-17-11 11:51 AM   #75 
  - I'm very happy to hear you'll be fine and wish everyone could  Vinca   Sep-17-11 12:05 PM   #76 
  - Let them die, as long as it isn't ME. Social Darwinism, as long as  Curmudgeoness   Sep-17-11 12:18 PM   #77 
  - I know you do a lot to help others in need--may your goodness be returned to you many times over.  spooky3   Sep-17-11 12:59 PM   #79 
  - Republicans are cruel, evil, heartless people.  alarimer   Sep-17-11 01:15 PM   #80 
  - I went to the ER 2 weeks ago  Vattel   Sep-17-11 01:44 PM   #81 
  - k&r....  spanone   Sep-17-11 01:47 PM   #82 
  - Thank you for an exceptional post. I'm glad they caught your problem and were able to help you.  bertman   Sep-17-11 02:26 PM   #83 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-17-11 02:36 PM   #84 
  - wonderful post. Good look with your medical journey.  Liberal_in_LA   Sep-17-11 03:20 PM   #85 
  - Really? Do you really believe that half the nation is heartless?  akvo   Sep-17-11 04:00 PM   #88 
  - The OP is correct, and Ron Paul's reply that "charity" would magically kick in is absurd  anneboleyn   Sep-18-11 01:21 AM   #90 
     - You mistakenly assume I do not have first hand experience  akvo   Sep-19-11 03:49 PM   #97 
  - Thank you for the excellent post, PCIntern. You speak the truth about problems with healthcare.  anneboleyn   Sep-18-11 01:24 AM   #91 
  - My brother is alive today because of what you say.  BeHereNow   Sep-18-11 01:46 AM   #93 
  - Bless you doc. Stay well.  The Midway Rebel   Sep-18-11 01:51 AM   #94 
  - Get better, PC!!!! nt  msanthrope   Sep-18-11 01:53 AM   #95 
  - A collective "THANK YOU" to those who've sent good wishes...  PCIntern   Sep-18-11 03:47 AM   #96 
  - PCIntern, I have been in and out of the hospital for more than  WCGreen   Sep-19-11 03:56 PM   #98 
  - That's life on the Serengeti  pokerfan   Sep-19-11 04:07 PM   #99 

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