Effectiveness of the COVID Vaccine Against the Delta Variant
The COVID pandemic is ever evolving, and medical professionals are constantly working and researching to better understand and respond to the effects of this virus. The New England Journal of Medicine recently conducted a study on the effectiveness of the COVID...
The Role of a Nurse Practitioner
The practice of nursing is about much more than just identifying a health problem and suggesting a potential solution. At its core, nursing is about working collaboratively with patients, families, and others to achieve patient-centric goals. This is a feat that...
Coronavirus– Daily Life and How to Cope
It’s no doubt the coronavirus pandemic is having profound effects on all of us, and all aspects of our day-to-day living. It can be stressful having to reassess the way we do things– from the way we work, shop, and socialize to the way we clean our homes. That said,...
Wear Face Masks to Slow COVID-19 Spread
CDC Info on Masks and Cloth Face Coverings The CDC’s current recommendation is to wear cloth face coverings in public spaces where social distancing measures can be difficult to maintain, such as grocery stores and pharmacies. The CDC also advises the use of face...
Nurse Practitioners Helping to Meet Future Health Care Needs
It’s no secret that there’s a primary care physician shortage that will only escalate in the coming years, mostly due to the aging population. Nurse Practitioners, or NPs, are key to assisting with the primary care shortage and address health issues.
Geoffrey McGowen is Ready for the Holidays!
The Geoffrey McGowen home is set for the holidays. The stockings were hung with great care. Are you ready yet?
Geoffrey McGowen at Lula Lake Land Trust
Photo by Geoffrey McGowen at the 8,000-acre watershed Lula Lake Land Trust.
Geoffrey McGowen: Making a Professional Change
I will be joining a company that provides staffing services to rural-based emergency departments in middle & southeast Tennessee, American Physician Partners.
Geoffrey McGowen and the Alley of Art
Geoffrey McGowen (and friend) enjoying the GARDEN GRASS [INVERSIONS], a suspension of locally sourced bamboo from high tension cables spanning the alley. Passageways is a public architecture exhibit focusing on the urban fabric that exists in the space between our city’s buildings.
Geoffrey McGowen: Visiting Toronto
Geoffrey McGowen recently visited Toronto, Ontario. He shares some photos from the trip.