© 2023 WSIU Public Broadcasting
WSIU Public Broadcasting
A Service of Southern Illinois University
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

SIH presents a program for seniors on the ER process and first aid kits

SIH Emergency Department Dr. Barbie Gatton speaks to a group of seniors during the SIH Second Act series
Brad Palmer
Dr. Barbie Gatton, medical director for the emergency dept. at SIH St. Joseph Memorial Hospital, speaks to a group of seniors during the SIH Second Act series on Aug. 17, 2023.

SIH recently held the latest installment of its Second Act 911 series targeted at senior citizens.

WSIU's Brad Palmer spoke with Dr. Barbie Gatton, the medical director for the emergency department at SIH St. Joseph Memorial Hospital.

She was one of the presenters who focused on the 911 and emergency room process as well as the importance of personalized first aid kits.

As a news producer and news anchor on All Things Considered, Brad provides the listeners with a recap of the day's top local and state news as well as breaking news at any given time. Contact WSIU Radio at 618-453-6101 or email wsiunews@wsiu.org
As a WSIU donor, you don’t simply watch or listen to public media programs, you are a partner. By making a gift, you help WSIU produce, purchase, and broadcast programs you care about and enjoy – every day of the year.