‘These Are Very Trying Times’: Even After Losing Own Homes To Fires, Medical Workers Turn Up To Help Others
“For some reason, our beautiful, little town is going up in flames, and we could use all the help we can get," registered nurse Trish Weaver said of the Carr fire that affected workers at Redding’s Shasta Regional Medical Centers, Mercy Medical Center Redding and at the VA Redding Outpatient Clinic.
Health Care Workers Report To Duty Despite Losing Homes In Redding Fire
At least eight doctors and other health care workers at Redding’s Shasta Regional Medical Centers lost their homes in the Carr fire, but they reported for work as scheduled. ... Hundreds of health care workers in the Redding area also can’t return to their homes because of orders to evacuate. (Anderson, 7/28)