Author Archives: justgngr

About justgngr

the ramblings of a medical professional by day, judgmental ginger by night

Medicaid expansion in Virginia

Yesterday, Virginia became the latest state to expand Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act. What changed? The 2017 statewide elections which broke GOP control of the Virginia legislature and governorship. Votes matter – and in some cases your well-being depends … Continue reading

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Happy Memorial Day

Remembering those who made the ultimate sacrifice so that we could be free.

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Case of the Mondays

We all know that person…

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Happy Nurses’ Week

To all the nurses out there – hope you have a great week!

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Surgery Near End of Life

Never Too Late To Operate? Surgery Near End Of Life Is Common, Costly Liz Szabo, Kaiser Health News At 87, Maxine Stanich cared more about improving the quality of her life than prolonging it. She suffered from a long list … Continue reading

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National Drink Wine Day

I know there are some important federal holidays out there but realistically, this should warrant a day off of work.  Just saying…

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World AIDS Day

Know your status. Get tested.

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