Working in an emergency room for over 15 years took a heavy toll on me. I knew that it would be impossible for me to not make a change because I needed to work in a setting that is a bit more peaceful. Moving to a rural area to open my own practice is just what I needed. Starting my own place meant that I had to look for the best baby scales under $200 and a lot of other things that I would need at good prices. I was starting from scratch since I had never needed to buy these things on my own before. I felt that it was well worth it in order to run my own place, though.
When I originally decided to work in an emergency room, I was, of course, much younger and had also just graducated from medical school. I wanted to be where the action is. I felt that working for someone else and just seeing patients each day would be rather boring. Continue reading