ETOH and Hospital Interpreters

In EMS and the ED many situations involve “2 beers.”

Similarly, in the outpatient clinic when you have a patient that doesn’t speak English, they will bring a family member to interpret. That family member will, however, have 2 kids.

They will cry.

They will touch things they shouldn’t.

Why do such things come in pairs? The world may never know.

Mat Goebel
Research Fellow

My research interests include EMS, EKG, STEMI, cybersecurity, data viz, ML, and NLP.