All About ER.
For some parents of Special Needs Children, trips to the ER - Emergency Room - can become as frequent as going on family outings. Those trips can be frightening for both the parents, the special needs child, and the siblings. What can parents do to minimize trips to the ER? When is a trip to the ER necessary? What can parents do to minimize their children’s fears when going to the emergency room? Additionally, what should parents do to make sure their concerns are being met?
For this episode, we are fortunate to have as a guest, Doctor Patricia Schultz an emergency medicine trained physician. After finishing residency and practicing in the ER for a few years, she found her real passion was utilizing her medical training to help patients and families get the best medical care possible. She also taught medical students how to perform to the best of their abilities while having the utmost empathy, respect and compassion for their patients. Dr. Schultz is currently a heal