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Ellie Patient Expert

Frederick, Maryland
I'm a paramedic in transition.  Working on my disaster management masters degree in England.
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“I love magic.” by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Ah, the Harry Potter franchise. I love it. The latest installment in cinema form came out yesterday. I really liked this ‘cliff notes’ version of the book. Granted, ... Read on »
"A what in my what?" Part 1 of 2 by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc The last two nights I had shifts in the ED. As a result I’m posting two entries today, yay! The underlying themes of these shifts had to do with hearing, and the bor ... Read on »
"New Hampshire?!" by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc One of the greatest parts of the movie, “What about Bob?” is when Bob learns to sail on lake Winnipesaukee in New Hampshire. "I'm sailing! Did you see me? I sailed, I'm ... Read on »
"Whoa!" by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc That (with an open mouthed stare) about sums up my emotions concerning the few patients that I saw during my observation rotation at the premier trauma center in th ... Read on »
...like a hole in the house by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Yes, this is as awesome as it looks. This is the result of an unfotunate teenager learning that sometimes you can go too fast in a car. The driver lost control, drove t ... Read on »
1 May by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc A weird start this year at the Laboring Sons Memorial Ground in my hometown.  This was an African American cemetery way back in 1837.  In a very silly move after it fell i ... Read on »
1 May by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc It's that magical time of year again dear readers when I switch from (in the case of this year) not posting at all, to posting a picture a day whether you need it or not. ... Read on »
1 May by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc [no picture] What a good start to my project. The day is almost over, I am at work for the night, and I only just realized it was the first of May. No problem, I thought t ... Read on »
1 May 14 by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc It's that magical time of year again and I'm getting the oblicatory cat picture out of the way early.  I give you, a scout in her happy place. Read on »
1 May 2011 by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Crappy camera phone necessity.  Bin Laden is dead. Read on »
1 year on by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc London, it’s people, it’s workers, LAS, LFB, MET, and LU have been in my thoughts today. I proudly wore my LAS pin to work, but I’m not sure anyone noticed. I remember ... Read on »
10 May by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc My neice and nephew turn 10 today. Read on »
10 May by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Contents of a medic unit. Read on »
10 May by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc 13th centry building, found after the bombings in 1940 Read on »
10 May 14 by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc My neice and nephew turned 12 today.  Apparently at 12, it's legal to smoke birthday candles.  Read on »
1000th Post! by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc This lovely orchid plant was my grandmothers, who kept the finicky plant alive for several years. It is now under my care...I give it a week. This, more importantly, a ... Read on »
1005 hits...and counting! by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc No, this is not because I hit ‘refresh’ 1000 times in a row. I guess it’s because sometimes people other than my mom look at my blog ... Read on »
10th May by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Found some unauthorized trail today a couple miles from the house.  Wasn't trespassing exactly... Read on »
10th October by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc Cov kayak time! Read on »
11 May by Ellie Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Life as a Doc During class week, what really matters. Read on »