75% of Teens Seen in ER Drank Alcohol or Got High Before Visit

From NewsWest9:

New numbers about teen patients have just been released at Medical Center Hospital. Last year alone, 75% of the teens seen in the emergency room had been drinking alcohol or doing drugs before coming in.

MCH Trauma Outreach Coordinator, Lisa Earp says, “We need to do something about it and it’s imperative we do something now.”

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