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NJ Biz
Virtua announces new CEO, presidentof MedStar Health in Washington, D.C. He spent three years as chief operating o
NJ Biz / Posted 7 days ago
of MedStar Health in Washington, D.C. He spent three years as chief operating officer and senior vice president at MedStar Washington Hospital Center. "It is an indescribable privilege to join Virtua, an organization recognized as the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
More Responses to the Military Surgeon's Lettercondition after suffering damage to internal organs, and his injuries will requ
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
condition after suffering damage to internal organs, and his injuries will require additional operations, according to a MedStar Washington Hospital Center medical update late Wednesday. 'Congressman Steve Scalise sustained a single rifle shot... Read more
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The Hill
Scalise to throw out first pitch at Nationals playoff gamewas hospitalized in critical condition after he was shot in the hip and underwe
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
was hospitalized in critical condition after he was shot in the hip and underwent multiple surgeries at MedStar Washington Hospital Center to treat his injuries. Scalise returned to Capitol Hill last week. He is still undergoing... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“I wasn’t ready to die:” Shot multiple times, LA nurse can’t believe she’s alive after Las Vegas shootingexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Vegas shooting victim: ‘I wasn’t ready to die’exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Mercury News / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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Philly.com
A still-convalescing Steve Scalise reflects on Las Vegas, his own shooting and his life aheadtourniquet applied by fellow lawmaker and retired combat surgeon Brad Wenstrup
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
tourniquet applied by fellow lawmaker and retired combat surgeon Brad Wenstrup (R., Ohio), a swift helicopter evacuation to MedStar Washington Hospital Center and the heroic efforts of trauma surgeons there. In his office Wednesday morning, Scalise... Read more
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CBS News
"I wasn’t ready to die," says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
CBS News / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim’s body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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The Columbian
‘I wasn’t ready to die,’ Vegas victim says from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospitalexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
‘I wasn’t ready to die’: Vegas victim recounts horrifying experience from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
‘I wasn’t ready to die,’ says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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NBC Washington
'I Wasn't Ready to Die,' Says Vegas Victim From Hospital Bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
NBC Washington / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
‘I wasn’t ready to die,’ says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'I Wasn't Ready to Die,' Says Vegas Victim From Hospital Bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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NBC New York
'I Wasn't Ready to Die,' Says Vegas Victim From Hospital Bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
NBC New York / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
'I Wasn't Ready to Die,' Says Vegas Victim From Hospital Bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
‘I wasn’t ready to die,’ says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
'I wasn't ready to die' - Las Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimetres and centimetre
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimetres and centimetres," said Dr Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
'I wasn't ready to die ' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The New Canaan News / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Register Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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Daily Herald
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Daily Herald / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
'I wasn't ready to die,' says Vegas victim from hospital bedexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Middletown Press / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Vanderstay said she woke up feeling immense gratitude, for all the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Survivors face arduous recoveryexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Rutland Herald / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim’s body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Las Vegas shootingexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Northwest Herald / Posted 15 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim’s body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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TribLIVE
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. “It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters,” said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The New Canaan News / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Register Citizen / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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Daily Herald
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Daily Herald / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Middletown Press / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Complicated recovery awaits victims injured in Vegas attackexactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeter
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
exactly the bullets struck. "It really is a game of millimeters and centimeters," said Dr. Jack Sava, trauma director at MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Bullets can pass through a victim's body and miss vital organs, or... Read more
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The Hill
Scalise encourages blood donations after Las Vegas shootingthank the first responders and fellow citizens who did all they could to help t
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
thank the first responders and fellow citizens who did all they could to help those in harm’s way." Scalise spent weeks at MedStar Washington Hospital Center after the shooting. The Las Vegas Metro Police Department on Monday encouraged... Read more
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The Hill
Scalise: 'They said I was within a minute of death'through all of that. So they cut me open [and] did a lot of procedures on me th
The Hill / Posted 17 days ago
through all of that. So they cut me open [and] did a lot of procedures on me that first day.” Scalise spent weeks at MedStar Washington Hospital Center after a gunman opened fire in June during a practice for the annual charity baseball game.... Read more
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Philly.com
Steve Scalise tells '60 Minutes' of harrowing ordeal: 'Don't let me bleed out on this field'the segment, Wenstrup described applying improvised tourniquets and bandages as
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
the segment, Wenstrup described applying improvised tourniquets and bandages as Scalise awaited helicopter evacuation to MedStar Washington Hospital Center. “I was very worried, actually,” Wenstrup said. “It reminded me of a case in Iraq where... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Scalise: 'It's a miracle that I am here'only one left in critical condition immediately following the incident. The Co
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
only one left in critical condition immediately following the incident. The Congressman spent about three months in the MedStar Washington Hospital Center undergoing several surgeries and physical therapy to recover. Scalise said the shooting... Read more
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Times Leader
Doctors are fine, but it’s nurses we lovefor their humility, humanity and humor, nurses — such as UConn anthropology maj
Times Leader / Posted 20 days ago
for their humility, humanity and humor, nurses — such as UConn anthropology major, Dorothy Watson Heinrichs, now at MedStar Washington Hospital Center — don’t seek honorifics or public acclaim. “We do our best and hope that patients remember... Read more
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