techkenyot.com
techkenyot.com September 21, 2018


Nurse discovers premmie baby she cared for is now her colleague

05 September 2018, 10:24 | Silvia Roy

Nurse discovers premmie baby she cared for is now her colleague

Doc Now Works With Nurse Who Helped Save Him as a Baby

When the doctor called his name,"it sounded very familiar, "said the nurse".

When Vilma recognised my name, it truly sank in that I was one of these babies.

The man in question - Brendan Seminatore - is now a second-year paediatric neurology resident at the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital. "To confirm my suspicion, I asked him if his dad was a police officer".

Seminatore weighed only two pounds and six ounces - the size of a small pineapple - when he was rushed in April 1990 after his mother's emergency C-section to the neonatal intensive care unit known as the NICU (pronounced NICK-U).

But last month, she saw a young Intern made a decision to find out who he is, Vilma told the Mercury News.

Huawei announces 7nm Kirin 980 SoC
Notably, the launch date of the Huawei Mate 20-Series matches the Mate 10-Series that was launched on October 16 a year ago . The EMUI 9 Beta is underway which brings plenty of the new features and additions to the software.

After 32 years working as a paediatric nurse, she'd met her fair share of people, so it was likely they had crossed paths. He's now grown up and works in the same hospital he was born in.

"A chance encounter at Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford has led to a heart-warming reunion between nurse and patient", a post on the hospital's Facebook page read.

Seminatore spent 40 days in NICU as an infant, checking out a healthy 5 pounds, 2 ounces. "And there was a big silence, and then he asked me if I was Vilma, I said yes". Seminatore was finally able to leave the hospital with his parents.

"She cares deeply for her patients, to the point that she was able to remember a patient's name nearly three decades later, " Seminatore added. But unlike most babies, one day years later he returned.

He was shocked she remembered him, especially because she takes care of so many babies in the unit.

Emma Willis Praised Over ‘Brutal’ Roxanne Pallett Interview
The four-minute long interview was prerecorded, as Channel 5 decided not to put Roxanne in front of a live audience. She said: "Watching the footage, it feels like a completely different scenario to how it felt at the time".

Vilma, now 54 said: "As a nurse, it's kind of like your reward", when you meet a child you once cared for as an infant as an adult. She told the paper she loves her job and has no plans of retiring.

"They were the most wonderful nurses", said Laura Seminatore, who was a kindergarten teacher in 1990 when her only son was born and is now the principal at St. John Vianney Catholic school in San Jose.

After the face-to-face meeting, Seminatore texted his parents with the news.

Seminatore, who is studying to be a childhood neurologist, is grateful for the care he received early in his life.

Piper Perabo Arrested at Brett Kavanaugh Senate Confirmation Hearing
But Republican Senator Orrin Hatch dismissed the concerns raised about the judge as "ridiculous". "The Supreme Court must never be viewed as a partisan institution", Kavanaugh said.



Other News

Trending Now

Two EX-Presidents honour McCain as Trump plays golf
The six-term Republican senator, who lived and worked in the nation's capital over four decades, is lying in state under the U.S. President Trump was notably absent. "It's a politics that pretends to be fearless and tough but in fact is born in fear".

Jordan Henderson's new five-year deal at Liverpool excites Jurgen Klopp
The young defender has started the season in fine form, lining up alongside Virgil van Dijk in the absence of Dejan Lovren. "The players are not at their top level yet".

'Crude' Benefit For India In Ongoing US-China Trade War
To reach the oil terminal on Khark Island, tankers must now pass through the narrow Strait of Hormuz, slowing down deliveries. Thanks to this ever escalating trade war, China's manufacturing growth was at its slowest in more than one year this August.

ABC Sets ‘Bachelor In Paradise’s Colton Underwood For Next ‘The Bachelor’
Host Chris Harrison also commented on the possibility of Underwood becoming the next Bachelor , prior to the reveal. Can't wait to see what the future has in store for you and catch up some day, preferably over a hot dog dinner'.

Serena Williams powers into the US Open semi-finals
With the win, Williams will take on Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova in the semifinals. "I saw that she was struggling". She was as calm on court as she has been all tournament, channeling her emotions into making masterful shots.

‘Mad Scientist’ DeChambeau claims 2nd straight FedEx Cup win
This was the 16th and final year of the Boston area being an annual stop on the PGA Tour. Tiger Woods was confirmed last night as one of Jim Furyk's picks for the American team.

Mattis: Syrian Rebels Have No Chemical Weapons
The Trump administration has twice launched airstrikes against Syria's government in response to the chemical weapons attacks. Moscow has accused armed groups in Idlib of sending weaponised drones to attack Hmeimim.

US Open Day 10
While many Australians tuned in to watch John Millman's upset win at the US Open on Tuesday, one person just wasn't able to. Federer continued to struggle in the following sets and gave both to Milmman in the tie-breaker at 7-6, 7-6.

Twitter CEO to defend company before Congress against bias claims
Congress has criticized the companies over the past year as Russia's interference in the 2016 elections and beyond became clear. Twitter has been accused by some of suppressing conservative voices on the platform - which the company denied in July.

Fans shower love in all forms for Hrithik Roshan's Super 30 poster!
At the stroke of midnight, Hrithik Roshan treated the audience by sharing the teaser poster piquing the interests of the audience. Now the makers have released new posters of the film and it seems they are indeed going with the man-against-system strategy.