Articles for Tag: "health care heroes"

‘It was never a question of if I would get the vaccine or not’ 
‘It was never a question of if I would get the vaccine or not’
Pregnancy didn’t stand in the way of her being an advocate for change.
He wanted to tell his mother he loved her – and hopefully hear it back 
He wanted to tell his mother he loved her – and hopefully hear it back
Both of his parents died from COVID-19 in the same week. Aurora Grafton’s COVID ICU team made sure he could say goodbye.
‘It’s the little things’ 
‘It’s the little things’
One respiratory therapist is helping COVID-19 patients in big and small ways.
From forehead kisses to final wishes 
From forehead kisses to final wishes
The pandemic may affect how our teams care for patients, but it could never stop them from showing compassion.
‘When we were asked to do this, it wasn’t even a question in my mind’ 
‘When we were asked to do this, it wasn’t even a question in my mind’
A nurse explains her pride in the job.
Vaccine protects this therapist at both home and work 
Vaccine protects this therapist at both home and work
He says he will keep cleaning myself up before I start kissing my kids.
‘It’s been the toughest nursing year I’ve had’ 
‘It’s been the toughest nursing year I’ve had’
Still, she sees some bright spots.