Wednesday, May 23, 2012

A day in the life: Conni Landis to the rescue!

One of the nice things about working with a public health facility is working with nurses. In April, I jumped in a pickup with some colleagues and headed to the seaside town of Anse d'Hainault. On our return trip, we encountered someone who had gotten injured on their bike. So Nurse Conni jumped into action. She cleared out the flat bed, put on her gloves that she often carries with her and cleaned him up:

Despite her valiant effort, as we were leaving she said that she expected he'd still lose his toe. And on a lighter note, while we were stopped I snapped this shot of some locals transporting a bedframe:
And this was the view from where we stopped on the road: Tim White

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