Emergency medical providers teach in Vietnam

From the Daily Press:

Imagine being seriously injured in a country without 911, ambulance service or even an emergency room.

Six medical providers from Craig didn’t have to imagine such a scenario when they traveled to Vietnam this spring to teach emergency medicine.

“I expected more impoverished areas. There’s a crazy dichotomy. In some areas you’d see skyscrapers and crazy malls with fancy labels, and then down the street you’d see street food stalls,” said Brooke Cape, Memorial Regional Health Emergency Department nurse.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: