Archive for June, 2011

The Face of God

June 28, 2011 No Comments

A homeless man we’ll call “Charlie” started coming to the Saint Joseph Free Health Clinic 10 years ago, when it was still a mobile service in Lexington. Samantha Todd, family nurse practitioner and advanced registered nurse practitioner, was one of the first people he met. “He told us that he was homeless, and homeless by […]

Not Lost in Translation

June 8, 2011 No Comments

Mary Martin doesn’t speak Russian. Despite that fact, the licensed practical nurse was able to provide home health care for a Russian immigrant recovering from heart surgery. Paul Sheftel was born and lived most of his 80-some years in Moscow, a world away from Kentucky. His son, who had always dreamed of living in the […]