One of the ambulance driver's was busy looking at all the dvd's that my aunt has in the living room while the other was was talking to me and was complaining about having a hernia. When they assisted me onto the couch the main guy said that I was just dehydrated. He said that if he would take me to the hospital the doctor is only going to tell me that I am dehydrated and that I need to sip water. That was why I decided not to go to the hospital at that moment. After they left my mom was the one that said that I was going to go to the hospital any ways. So she had my aunt take me to the hospital. They scanned me and everything and I had to be be sent to another hospital ASAP because that one hospital didn't have room for me in ICU. If I had listened to the ambulance crew and just stayed home then who knows how much worse my condition would of became. Because of this incident I lost my job, I don't have insurance to cover the bills. I am currently unemployed at this moment and hoping that I can get back on with my old job. I have an ileostomy bag and have to go back in Sept. to have it reversed. I mean I have been through a lot. I am really trying to have the fire dept or the city pay for my medical bills and pain and suffering I strongly believe.
Ok. Is it possible for you to tell me why you think that I do not have case? I think that if the ambulance would have taken me the conditions would have changed because I would of been treated sooner. My intestines were dying. I had kidney failure. I wouldn't have been on dialysis.
I did indeed go to the hospital the same day. But as time was going by my condition was getting worse. If the ambulance would of taken me instead of having my mom and my aunt drag me to the hospital I would have to say that the amount of time difference was 2 hours. The EMS crew really didn't want to take me to the hospital because he was trying to convince me that I was only dehydrated. They said that they would of had to call in another crew to help lift me (because I was 315lbs at the time). The guy with the hernia really didn't want to have to do that and he said that himself. The medical evidence shows that if I was brought in sooner to be treated that I would not have needed 6 surgeries, kidney failure, I wouldn't have been placed on dialysis, or have to stay in the hospital for 2 months.
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