6:30 a.m.: The unit is quiet. Three doors down, Uwe Bogner’s colleagues have arrived for the early shift and are quietly changing into their blue ICU uniforms.
Dr. Uli-Ruediger Jahn has assumed the position of Chief Physician for Anesthesiology, Intensive and Emergency Medicine and Pain Therapy at HELIOS Hospital Uelzen, in northern Germany. The Intensive Care Unit and the clinic for Anesthesiology and Pain Therapy have since become separate specialist departments within HELIOS Hospital Bad Saarow. Dr. Stefan Wirtz is Chief Physician, and Ali Allam is Senior Consultant, in the Intensive Care Unit.