Say What? - Intensive Karen

Say What?

I remember filing my taxes for the first time using the 1040EZ “short form”. It was the simplest of tax…
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The Call - Intensive Karen

The Call

Imagine if you will…the phone rings, you don’t recognize the number but pick up anyway and hear “Hello, this is…
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Breaking Bad (News) - Intensive Karen

Breaking Bad (News)

In the TV series Breaking Bad, the main character has a terminal illness and turns to a life of crime…
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Dying in Our Sleep - Intensive Karen

Dying in Our Sleep

Many people, when thinking about their own deaths, hope they will lay their head on their pillow one night and…
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Advance Directive Untruths - Intensive Karen

Advance Directive Untruths

#1 Advance directives are all about death and no one wants to talk about it. Completing advance directives is empowering…
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Sepsis Awareness Month - Intensive Karen

Sepsis Awareness Month

September is Sepsis Awareness Month. Sepsis is the body’s overwhelming and life-threatening response to infection which can lead to tissue…
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Routine Care - Intensive Karen

Routine Care

We all have aspects of our jobs that become routine. In the hospital setting with multiple new admissions coming and…
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The Life of my Time - Intensive Karen

The Life of my Time

Today is my 55th birthday. I thoroughly enjoy celebrating my birthday. Whether quietly alone or in a home full of…
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