• Storms Worth Remembering

    Posted on October 15th, 2009

    Written by Wayne Brackin

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    Storm Fever

    Storm Fever   Sometimes, when you have a plan it is best to just stick to it.  There was this RV dealer who had done his best to prepare for a storm that was headed his way.  He had his insurance up to date, his lot clean and secure, all of his units prepared as […]

  • Hurricane Season 2009

    Posted on September 22nd, 2009

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    The Deadly Choices at Memorial – Part 3

    The Deadly Choices at Memorial – Part 3 Further exploration of the reasons why this couldn’t happen at Baptist Health South Florida…. We do not contract any part of any of the clinical functions of our hospitals or outpatient centers or any of our other functions for that matter. Each hospital has only one medical […]

  • Storms Worth Remembering

    Posted on September 21st, 2009

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    Low Tech to the Rescue

    Low Tech to the Rescue   No piece of existing technology is as out of style as the lowly pay phone. If you can find one, you probably want to blast it with Purell before you put it to your ear. When someone sees you talking on one, they either feel sorry that you can’t […]

  • Hurricane Season 2009

    Posted on September 3rd, 2009

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    The Deadly Choices at Memorial – Part 2

    The Deadly Choices at Memorial – Part 2 “As at many American hospitals in flood zones, Memorial’s main emergency-power transfer switches were located only a few feet above ground level, leaving the electrical system vulnerable. “It won’t take much water in height to disable the majority of the medical center,” facilities personnel had warned after […]

  • Hurricane Season 2009

    Posted on August 31st, 2009

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    The Deadly Choices at Memorial – Part 1

    This week’s New York Times Magazine cover story is called “The Deadly Choices at Memorial”. This astonishing and frightening account is a must read for all of us. The central question in your mind after reading this expose’ should be “could this happen at my hospital?”  The answer is that it could not happen at […]

  • Storms Worth Remembering

    Posted on August 19th, 2009

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    The Naranja Lakes Men’s Club

    The Naranja Lakes Men’s Club   There is a pretty famous picture of a Royal Palm tree from Hurricane Andrew.  The tree is about 75 feet tall.  About 60 feet up there is a two by four impaling it.  That tree survived for many years with that piece of wood sticking out of it.  The […]

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