Stories

Of Hope

365 days of Covid-19 from a licensed practical nurse (LPN)

Last year when the pandemic began, we were informed our unit was shutting down in preparation to be the unit for Covid-19 patients. All elective surgeries were cancelled and our patients were often not coming to the hospital out of fear. Therefore, my team and I were redeployed from our area to wherever we were…

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Paying it forward

The Medicine Hat & District Health Foundation was honored to receive this beautiful crocheted afghan from a lady in memory of her father. Her father had been a patient at the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital after a stroke and he had spent many months in 2 North rehabilitating. Creating the afghan, which was inspired by…

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Choosing to Make a Difference – Justin Morris

Sometimes a small gesture can make a huge impact – like walking by someone’s hospital room and giving a quick thumbs up, or a “you’re looking well today.” For Helga and Daniel Ledene, from Brooks, a young registered nurse named Justin Morris made a lasting impact.   When asked why they donate to the Medicine…

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Have you had a wonderful experience at our facilities? Do you want to reach out and thank a doctor, nurse, or other staff member who helped you or your loved one through a difficult time? If you have a story to share about your experience, we’d love to hear it.