In the wake of the Orlando attacks, it may be hard to describe the feelings that one is going through. Not even a week has passed and the world has already seen universal vigils, rallies and other events which honor those innocent lives affected by the tragedy.
In an effort to reduce congestion at local hospital emergency rooms, regional health care leaders urged the public on Friday to use emergency rooms only in actual medical emergencies and provided recommendations for individuals on managing their health care to avoid ER overuse.
Twelve community clinics have formed Integrated Health Partners (IHP), a consortium to advance the standards and reduce the costs of care at primary health centers. They represent more than 70 practice sites, including one in Bankers Hill just north of Downtown.