Authored by: Sherry R.
4:30am – Alarm
5:15am – Leave for work
5:30am – Arrive at work
5:30am – Start rounding
6:50am – Meet pre-op patient answer questions etc.
7:00am – M&M (or some other business meeting etc.)
7:45am – OR for first case
10:00am – Out of OR from first case, finish up any rounding, grab a quick bite, meet next pre-op patient
10:40am – OR for 2nd case
12:30pm – Finish 2nd case, return phone calls, see clinic patients who had to be seen
1:00pm – Start 3rd case
4:00pm – Finish 3rd case and finish up phone calls, e-mails, any patients who need to be seen, check on anyone I’m worried about
5:30pm – Go home
5:45pm – Arrive, home
5:50pm – Get called by the ED for a consult
6:00pm – Leave house
6:15pm – Arrive at work and see patient in the ED
6:30pm – Decide patient needs to go the OR, call anesthesia and scheduling desk. Wait, look at tomorrows cases.
7:30pm – Start on-call case
9:30pm – Leave OR, take care of any interim issues
10:10pm – Go home
10:30pm – Arrive home, eat quick dinner, bed.