An Emotional Reunion for a Woman and a Nurse who Cared for Her When She was in a Coma as a Child

When Hadassah Willig RN, was 5 years old, she was hospitalized and in a coma. She never forgot about the nurse, Maxine Hogan, who cared for her as she recovered. Hadassah became a nurse, herself and searched for Maxine for 25 years hoping to see her again and thank her. She got her wish when Maxine flew from Florida to Long Island to meet Hadassah more than 2 decades later at Long Island Jewish Valley Stream Hospital.

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