Healthcare workers talk about the importance of ‘National Healthcare Day’


(WDHN) — The next time you visit the hospital, you may want to show workers some extra love.

That’s because August 19th is National Healthcare Day.

During this pandemic, healthcare workers have been on the frontline saving people’s lives.

Director of Clinical Education and Respiratory Therapy Kim Welborn says this day is essential — just like our healthcare workers.

“I don’t think there is a more appropriate day in 2020 than National Healthcare Day,” Welborn said.

Welborn also said its especially important at the time due to the pandemic.

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