Several city, county, UF & Shands leaders were on hand this morning to break ground on a new medical building in East Gainesville. As Florida’s 89.1, WUFT-FM’s Blake Alderman reports, the new facility will eventually provide a variety of medical specialties to the public.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/Shandsgroundbreaking.mp3]
First responders across the nation witness horrific scenes every day. Eventually, those experiences take their toll — causing many to suffer from PTSD. Still, 17 states do not provide workers' compensation for mental injuries.