Widow at 32 retrains as a nurse after marrying terminally-ill boyfriend in hospital

Louise Hughes watched her now husband Dave get whisked away in an ambulance on their first date. Now, following his death, she has decided to retrain as a nurse A whirlwind of emotions left Louise Hughes shattered as she saw her husband’s life ebb away. In just a few short weeks she was married and…

Nurse at Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital recognized with DAISY award

WESTON, W.Va. (WV News) — Meta Kirksey, RN, of Mon Health Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital, was recently honored with The DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses. The award is part of the DAISY Foundation’s programs to recognize the super-human efforts nurses perform every day. This award was especially meaningful because Kirksey’s husband, Alberto, also won the award…

Child-life specialist puts smiles on faces of children with cancer

Child-life specialist puts smiles on faces of children with cancer Florida Times-Union The Child Cancer Fund has grown from just raising money for Craver’s position to providing financial help for families in Northeast Florida and Southern Georgia whose children are receiving treatment at Wolfson Children’s Hospital and Nemours Children … Source: Child-life specialist puts smiles…