“He exhibited every quality that a hero should have: courage, strength, and bravery” These were the profound words stated by Jacob’s child life specialist, Carly Thompson, when she nominated Jacob as Kids Wish Network’s Hero of the Month in August stating that he was “the bravest, most stoic patient I have ever worked with”. Over […]
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“Logan has shown how tough she can be” Bacterial meningitis can be a very scary and very devastating infection. For our Hero of the Month, Logan, it brought out her bravery. Logan was suffering from a fever, felt confused, and then had a seizure. The 3-year-old was quickly rushed to Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital where […]
Kids Wish Network & South Carolina’s Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital Name Amya Hero of the MonthMarch 2014
Amya is an amazing 8-year-old from South Carolina that was injured, along with her sister and father, in an early morning car accident. Immediately after the accident, Amya was admitted to Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital where she underwent emergency surgery to stabilize her broken leg, pelvis and hand as well as multiple other procedures.