Karen A. Friedman, MD and Sara L. Merwin, MPH, co-authors of The Informed Patient, were interviewed on the Today’s Caregiver podcast on October 30, 2017. One of the most frightening aspects of caregiving is getting that call that your loved one has ended up in the Emergency Department. They discuss common misconceptions about the ER, the concept of triage, why many people ask the patient the same questions–and who those healthcare professionals are.

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