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Children's and Project Medishare: reflections from the adult ward

Jill Merna, Nancy Joseph, Carla Odiago worked the night shift in the adult ward taking care of over 80 adult patients.
Jill Merna, Nancy Joseph, Carla Odiago worked nights taking care of over 80 adult patients.

From April 10 to 18, Children’s Hospital Boston sent a group of 26 clinicians to a field hospital in Haiti. Here, those who staffed the adult ward reflect on their experience.

Nancy Joseph, RN, BSN, MSN, FNP-C; staff nurse in CHPCC

This was my internal cry after arriving our first day. I thought I was going to lose my composure when those two women came in on the back of a truck requiring emergency C-sections.

Ayiti Cherie….
Bel mon, Bel moun, Bel lang
! a je!

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