Tag Archives: Syracuse Community Health Center

What is Dr. Howard’s Problem?


On April 2 I saw Dr. Myles Howard at Syracuse Community Health Center (SCHC). (I had previously seen him once about three years ago.) He told me that SCHC did not do catheter changes and referred me to Upstate Medical … Continue reading

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Beginning the Weekend


So the woman who was to start next week as my aide called this afternoon to say she won’t be coming to work. Something about her grandson having to go to summer school, and her son bringing him to her … Continue reading

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No Veal on the Menu


Okay, I am now officially pissed off. Upstate Medical Center has just moved my nephrology new-patient appointment from July to August! I have an indwelling catheter that is the cause of my outrageously bad urinary tract infection. I went to … Continue reading

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Not Until June 27


To: Mary Douglas, Case Manager, Long Term Care, Onondaga County (Mary.Douglas@dfa.state.ny.us) Fr: Anne C Woodlen, one of the cases you manage Dt: Friday 23 May 2014 Re: Your letter of May 16 Your letter states that I must “be seen … Continue reading

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