Patient Simulators Help Save LivesThe new Rush Clinical Skills and Simulation Center uses sophisticated dummies to simulate real-world patient care — from serious heart conditions to the flu — for students and health care workers from Rush University Medical Center.
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I take care of the whole patient. I look at what I do as, if you’re not sick, what can we do to prevent you from getting sick. If you have an illness, what can we do to get you better. But it’s not just the care I provide, I’m a big believer in holistic healthcare —that is your diet, it’s your exercise, your community, your family, your psychology, your spirits, as well.
I’ve been in Chicago now for 30-plus years. I have patients who have followed me around in these 30 years, and I have three generations of some families. So I would just call myself a family doctor for adults because I do like to see members of the whole family.
It’s a real privilege and honor to be a primary care physician and to be able to take care of both the patients individually and the families that I have for many years.