Nursing director combat ready
by Bill Clough
08:00 AM, Sunday, April 13
Anyone with a life-threatening emergency in a hospital emergency room probably wouldn’t argue if the chief nursing officer was a veteran medic who practiced his trade in combat. That is exactly the case at Christus Spohn Hospital in Beeville. Dani...

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