I had to step forward and sign to move mouth tube but the reason wasn't to relieve stress on mouth but to eject patient to home across island. His heart had stopped when he was across the street from firehouse in Manoa. The man we called "Tata" needed an implant to prevent recurrance and death but was released and shipped by ambulance to Waipahu home. Got loving care there but died after his heart stopped again. I feel I was tricked into signing the removal of his tube. I never was allowed to see a doctor To demand the heart implant.
I'm a firefighter/EMT and have seen the best and worst of people. Over the years I developed anxiety and sleep disorders. I wanted help without the …
When I heard my grandmother was admitted to Strub Hospital on South King Street. I thought it was going to be like any other hospital. but my first few days of learning about the hospital and observing the staff that works at Strub, I was touched emotionally by how the way the staff treated the patients. And the way they took care of my grandmother was great. Now I know where to go when it's my time because I know i will be taken cared of.
I've worked with Ashley Wiberg as her colleague since she and I started the clinic together. I have been deeply impressed with the way she has worked with patients. She is non-judgmental but also holds people accountable, and she has excellent skills in cognitive behavioral therapy. She's a great leader and a great therapist (and a great person!), and I'm glad she's part of the clinic.
The Staff at the Treatment Center has open new doors for my family in helping my daughter heal after being sexually assulted by a fellow student on a school campus. They gave her the courage to live, to love, & to NEVER GIVE UP! Thank you Christy for giving her the open door.
I was a patient of DR. Brandmans' for 10 years and have found peace within myself and my fellow man. Also, I am not afraid of the word "God" anymore. I have a higher power that loves me and the universe we all live in.