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This Week's Featured Health Care Hero

The pandemic hasn't stopped yet and neither have our health care heroes! We are proud to feature this weeks nominated hero. "I would like to nominate my daughter Sydney, who is an ER Nurse working in Minneapolis MN. She is also trying to complete college classes from home because of the outcome of the Coronavirus. She is working even more hours and has told me that the hospital has a major shortage of masks and that she has only one mask that she has had to keep for a couple of weeks now... She is an extremely caring Nurse and I know she would be so appreciative to receive these earbuds. She has always been there for all of the...

This Week's Featured Health Care Story

We offered free earbuds to health care heroes across the country and received hundreds of nominations. We read every single one and pick one winner every single day.  We've decided to share some of the winning nominations (with their permission) to share uplifting stories of real life heroes. Our most recent winner, nominated by her brother: "I would like to nominate, Lauren, a palliative care social worker in the Richland County hospital system... In other words, she is the last line of comfort for patients and families, when there is nothing else that the medical system can do for them. She comforts family, coordinates treatment, helps with end of life decision making, and does countless other things that helps to...