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We Together, Go Be Great!

We have faced many challenges during this time and I pray we may all have peace with our path we have and continue to serve as part of our mission in healthcare.  Our new normal may look and feel a little different than what we once knew it to be, but I can assure you, […]

Get Out…But Stay Safe!

We’ve all heard the message by now – “Stay home, save lives!” But staying at home doesn’t mean lock the doors, close the blinds and sit in darkness waiting for COVID-19 to blow over, only to emerge bearded, pale and on the verge of losing your sanity. As spring weather continues to warm, people are […]

COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Treatments: Stormont Vail Health is registered in the U.S. Mayo Clinic-lead protocol: Expanded Access Program for Convalescent Plasma. Four patients have been registered at Stormont Vail Health as of April 15, 2020. As a participating organization, we are committed to supporting processes to refer local patients to become plasma donors. To date, […]

I was Scared

Why did I start working at Stormont Vail Health? I started working at Stormont after I had a life-changing experience. In 2016 I had a child and after his 2-month shots he went unconscious and got very sick. We started at another hospital and they could not provide the care he needed so we came […]

Not Alone

Pictured: Alicia’s colleague, Mary Evans, meditating in her office.  As a therapist in the Outpatient Behavioral Health setting, I am blessed to teach and practice skills to help manage anxiety and stress on a daily basis. Although these tools are incredibly handy, I’d be lying if I said that I haven’t been shaken by the […]

Coming Together to Care

I am humbled each time I answer a call or respond to a request from the community to serve our teams with their generous donations. We have an incredible community of support! Our partners, volunteers and neighbors have shown their care through donations of homemade masks, food for staff, donations of personal protective equipment, offers […]

Feeling Blessed

As a therapist on the Behavioral Health Intervention Team at the main hospital, I regularly treat individuals struggling with depression and anxiety.  As the COVID-19 pandemic hit our community I found myself struggling with my own anxieties and feelings of isolation and separation from close family members due to “social distancing.”  As I have made […]