It has been almost 6 years since the first IPC blog article was written. It has taken a lot of time and work to continue this blog conversation; I hope it has been worthwhile for all of you who have followed us since the beginning as well as for those who are new to our musings of all things poison.
For those unaware of Illinois politics, the IPC is once again affected by another Illinois state budget crisis. There is significant uncertainty as the fate of state support for the Illinois Poison Center (IPC). The IPC however provides incredible value to the state of Illinois for its current $1,000,000 investment.
To explain this I have to use a term that I did not learn in medical school: Leverage