Unlike Joan Rivers who died in a surgi-center during a routine procedure, I would only be given general anesthesia on a hospital campus.

My first experience in taking anesthesia seriously was in 1970 as the Administrative Officer (with the rank of second lieutenant) of the Department of Surgery at Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center. I met an oral maxillofacial surgery resident (a dentist) who was doing a rotation in anesthesiology. Did the patients know who was putting them

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Hospital web site archeology

When “googling” for hospital information we often wind up at hospital web sites. Hospital web sites are marketing based so how does one find and aggregate key elements and then do comparative analysis? You can use these web sites for this exercise, all hospitals I have been involved with Jersey City Medical Center (I was

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