There was a medical emergency, and she went into “emergency mode,” getting out of her seat to offer her services. Being young, female, and African-American, though, she evidently didn’t fit the flight attendants’ mental profile of a physician. As one of them apparently told her, “Oh, no, sweetie, put [your] hand down. We’re looking for actual physicians or nurses or other type of medical personnel…”
Healthcare’s White Guy Problem(s)
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Holy Shit. This is insane.

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