Well its days like today where I am exhausted from a busy stretch of work and stand-by services do I feel truly blessed that I have additional income coming my direction. For those who are not aware of what I do, I work in a diagnostic department in northern Alberta offering laboratory and x-ray services. The thing about providing diagnostic services to a 24/7 emergency facility, I am required to be near the site and ready to work on the drop of a dime. Having such responsibility, I am required to work at all hours of the day, and night. Whether it be a sunny, windy, raining, or a black out blizzard I am required to stop whatever I am doing(such as being in a deep sleep at 3 am) and rush to the hospital and provide my services for patients in need. Continue reading