Uthaya Balakumar and Natalie Allison receive Honourable Mention

palliativenurses.jpgToo often during this pandemic we have heard stories of how families – unable to be with their loved ones in person due to hospital visitor restrictions – have had to say tearful goodbyes via a screen or window.

While these restrictions are so important to protect everyone in our hospitals, they have also fundamentally altered how we support patients and families.

However, registered practical nurses Natalie Allison and Uthaya Balakumar are two nursing heroes in our Palliative and Complex Continuing Care unit who are demonstrating determination and innovation in order to bridge the gaps COVID-19 has made in end-of-life care.

Read the full article on Hospital News.