May 31, 2008
Who you gonna call?
Local and family interest. The Seattle Post-Intelligencer ran an article on Thursday about the new-old practice of house calls by physicians. The reporter followed Dr. Sarah Babineau around as she visited patients, many of them in facilities.
The story appeared below the fold on the front page of the Thursday edition. It focused on a particular patient, which turns out was my father-in-law, whom the article called "a small, spry man with a Scottish brogue and a mischievous smile." That would be him.
The print version was illustrated with a photo of the doctor visiting a patient. Here's a not-so-great scan of the photo:
This is not so surprising. Somehow John always manages to be the center of attention no matter where he ends up. :-)