Name: Janet Marshman
Bio: Clinical Effectiveness Specialist, RMH Stroke Program
Posts by Janet Marshman
Tuesday 10:16 am I receive an alert on my iPhone: “ Brain Attack ED – ETA 20 mins. ” The brain attack call from Emergency Medical Services means a patient will be arriving to RMH within 20 minutes. I am relieved because this means the person will be quickly seen by our Brain Attack team. 10:36 am EMS comes through the Emergency Department doors with the patient and our team is waiting. EMS updates us on the time the person was last known to be well and when the onset of symptoms occurred. As time passes...