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Labor & Delivery tech fosters drug dependent baby

When one baby in Orange Park Medical Center’s care wailed in pain, a telling symptom of drug withdrawal or neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), it was Donna Hightower who could comfort him. The labor and delivery operating room technician took it a step further: she fostered the then five-week-old baby boy and one of the smallest…
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A veteran’s story: From Navy Corpsman to nurse to Medal of Honor recipient

Bob Ingram, a military veteran and registered nurse with Memorial Family Medicine in Jacksonville, said that if you study the word ‘courage,’ you’ll find it’s a conscious decision, made moment by moment, to do the right thing. Ingram, a modest man, wasn’t talking about himself – though he fits the description to a T. He…
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Trident Medical Center gives cancer patient, fiancé last wish

The wedding of David Hall and Kizzie Priestly was supposed to take place last Sunday, November 5. Instead, Kizzie, who was battling Stage 4 cancer, was admitted to Trident Medical Center in Charleston, S.C. Thanks to the community and quick-acting caregivers at the HCA Healthcare affiliate hospital, David and Kizzie fulfilled their wish to become…
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