Transportation Is Usually The Hardest Thing My Patients Have To Manage. They’re Disabled And Can’t Ride The Bus Or Take The “L” . . So Transport Is Usually Provided By A Medicare/Medicaid Funded Carrier. Unfortunately, The Services Aren’t 100% And Require 2–3 Days Notice.

So What To Do When Your Patient Has Surgery On Friday Morning & Transportation Calls Thursday Night To Let You Know They Aren’t Available? Adapt . . Improvise . . Overcome With Dr. Dan’s Transport Service ! ! !

Late Clinic Yesterday, But I Was Able To Roll Out Of Bed This Morning @4am And Hit The Road By 430am. Traffic Was A Breeze . . Glenview To Roseland Wasn’t But A 30-Minute Cruise (A Far Cry From 2+ Hours In Rush Hour). Picked Up My Patient Around 515am And We Were On Our Way.

My Patient Grew Up And Has Lived On The South Side His Entire Life, So There Was Little Argument Over Music. It Was A Great Time Listening To Blues Classics Being Spun By My Man, Mr. Tony Colter, On SiriusXM. Muddy Waters, Jimi Hendrix, Bobby “Blue” Bland, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimmy Reed & Little Milton Were But A Few. We Also Shared Lots Of Stories About All The Great Shows We’ve Seen Over The Years.

Chicago Is A Crazy, Chaotic & Beautiful City That Is Best Enjoyed Outside Of Rush Hour. We Made It To The Hospital In 45 Minutes (And I Was Even Able To Take Some Great Pictures Along The Way).

Getting Him Registered As We Speak . . I’ve Got A Few Other Cases To Do First, But It’s Always Cool To Squeeze In An Unexpected Adventure Before Work.

Peace & Love

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