We are in a thinking profession.
An outsider looking in on our profession may see procedures and action as the defining characteristics of the practice of Emergency Medicine. But, reflecting on the attributes of the best EM docs I’ve worked with, their procedural excellence isn’t what stands out. Thinking back on the great physicians I have met and worked with, the ones I strive to be like every day, it is their ability to think, lead, and educate that sticks with me the most.
And, it turns out I’m not the only one who might see it like this…Read More