Josyann Abisaab

Dr. Josyann Abisaab – ER Physician

Browsing Posts published in March, 2010

This week, more than 900 of New York’s most prominent people showed up at the Lycee Francais de New York 11th annual gala.  Held at the Park Avenue Armory and entitled, “Embracing Tomorrow,” this black-tie dinner raised over $1.5 million for the private school.  France’s Minister of Finance, Christine Lagarde was honored at the event […]

In an interesting study in 2008, Dr. Manya Newton, an emergency room physician at the University of Michigan, and others, authored a paper explaining some of the reasons that emergency rooms are so overcrowded.  While many of us make the assumption that the uninsured are coming to the emergency room too frequently for non-essential visits, […]

When someone has been in the emergency room for care, they often don’t bother to follow through afterwards.  They might be happy to be feeling better the next day, or they are exhausted from their ordeal and don’t have the energy to follow through.  The follow through, however, is as important as is the emergency […]